FastForward Blog: Student Success

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Student Success

From Farm Hand to FastForward

Luke has always been something of a ranch hand. Growing up in Southside Virginia, he’s worked the fields and farms that crisscross this rural landscape and become a bit of an agricultural expert in the process. There hasn’t been much else to do. Job opportunities have…

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Student Success

Finding freedom on the road

For some people, being stuck behind the wheel can be a headache. For Kenneth, being in the driver’s seat gives him a sense of feeling and accomplishment – all thanks to his CDL-Class A credential earned through the FastForward workforce training program. Kenneth enrolled in the…

Ben earned his Remote Airman Pilot; he's now flying drones (pictured in his hand here)..
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Student Success

Trained to Fly Drones, Prepared to Protect the Community

Technology is constantly evolving and it’s becoming increasingly important for organizations to stay on top of trends and use the latest equipment. For Ben, a captain at the Stafford County Sheriff’s office, this meant enrolling in FastForward to help better serve the Stafford community by flying…

Kouri Certified Medical Assistant, FastForward
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Student Success

From Credential to Career in the Blink of an Eye

Going from two part-time jobs to earning three credentials and a full-time job in the healthcare field in months is an impressive feat. And Kouri, a 24-year-old student from Central Virginia Community College (CVCC) did just that through the FastForward program. Through the FastForward program, Kouri…

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