​​Texas Reskilling & Upskilling through Education (TRUE) Pathways

​​​​​TRUE Pathways are built on stackable, workforce credentials with employment and advancement opportunities in the local economy.

Need money for training? You may be eligible for grant funding (this is not a loan). Attend an upcoming information session to learn more.


Earn workforce certifications on your way to college credentials!

  1. Start off with a fast-track CE certificate that can help you land a job.
  2. Return to get more training with a level 1 credit certificate. This will help you advance in your field to a job with a higher median salary.
  3. Complete your training with us by adding on to your certificates with an Associate of Applied Science and raise your earning power again!

Engineering, Technology, Mathematics and​ Sciences

IT Cloud Support Administrator – Like any other career, working in cloud computing requires specific knowledge and skills. In the competitive market today, it is important to have the tools necessary to distance yourself from other candidates.

Listed are the certifications that can be earned on the TRUE Pathway to becoming an IT Junior Cloud Administrator: A+, Linux +, AWS SysOps Administrator and CyberOps certifications


Manufacturing and Industrial Technology

Logistics – Logistics involves making sure that products are transported efficiently and put in the hands of consumers as quickly as possible. Listed are the certifications that can be earned on the logistics TRUE Pathway: Certified Logistics Technician & Associate certifications

Mechatronics – Get hands-on training and build your skill set in our Advanced Manufacturing/Mechatronics Technology program. You’ll be prepared to go to work diagnosing, servicing, and repairing automated fabrication machinery and robotics-driven systems.

Listed are the certifications that can be earned on the mechatronics TRUE Pathway: PMMI Mechanical and Fluid Power certifications.


Health Sciences

Virtual Care – Telehealth is the use of remote health care through videoconferencing, e-health patient portals, remote monitoring of vital signs, continuing medical education and much more. It allows patients to safely visit with their provider from the comfort of home or during a break at work.

Listed are the certifications that can be earned on the Virtual Care TRUE Pathway: PCT Certification and Google IT Support Professional Certification.


Business, Hospitality and Global Trade

Culinary Arts Foundation – This is the single common entry point for all Bakery/Pastry and Culinary Arts students. Learners will choose between taking a savory foods practicum or a bakery/pastry-focused practicum.

Listed are the certifications that can be earned on the Culinary Arts Foundation TRUE Pathway: ServSafe Food Handler Certification and ServSafe/Texas Food Guard Food Safety Manager.

Bankwork$ – Students can begin a career in banking in as few​ as eight weeks with this training program. Learn how to get ready for a career with stability and opportunity for advancement


Information Session Dates and Times

To learn more about these programs, please attend an information session from the following options:


Wednesday, Jan. 5
5:30 p.m.

Bill J. Priest, Room 2002

Friday, Jan. 7
9 a.m.

Bill J. Priest, Room 2002


For more information email Kevela Kirby, KevelaKirby@DallasCollege.edu