Cleveland State Community College

TN Community CARES Program

The Quick Job Recovery Bootcamp offers three courses that provide nationally recognized certifications and can be completed in less than six weeks. This workforce training is FREE for individuals affected by a loss of income and economic security due to COVID-19.

HVAC Technician

Learn to understand, diagnose, and repair the HVAC system and earn the EPA Section 608 Technician Certification. Training includes sessions on Sealed System & Air Movement, HVAC Electrical, Heat Pump, Preventive Maintenance, Gas Furnace, and Soldering.


  • M-F, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, September 28 – October 14
  • Location: Monroe County Center, Vonore, TN
  • New Class Added: M-F, 9:00 am – 4:00 pm, October 19 – November 4 (same location).

Entry Level and Refresher Mig Welding

Learn to use the Spray MIG process with the end goal of workplace proficiency in the flat and horizontal fillet (1F and 2F) positions. In addition to becoming proficient in the 1F and 2F welding techniques, students will receive American Welding Society (AWS) and OSHA 10 certifications.


  • Mondays, 7:30 am – 12:30 & 5:00 – 8:30 pm, and Wed/Fri, 7:30 am – 12:30 pm
  • October 5 – 21
  • Location: CSCC Main Campus
  • New Class Added: Tuesdays, 7:30 am – 12:30 pm & 5:00-8:30 pm, Thursdays, 7:30 am – 12:30 pm, October 15 – November 6.


Microsoft Office™ Specialist

Gain a commanding competetive edge in today’s  professional environment and master the components of Microsoft Office™ – Word, Excel, Outlook, and Powerpoint. This live online course will give individuals the knowledge needed to take the nationally recognized Microsoft Office™ Specialist exams.


  • MWF, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, October 19 – November 20
  • Virtual Online Class

Tennessee Department of Human Services (TDHS) announced grant assistance has been awarded to 656 non-profit organizations across the state serving Tennessee communities . These grants are all provided through the new Tennessee Community CARES Program. TDHS along with Tennessee Governor Bill Lee and the Financial Stimulus Accountability Group created the program to invest $150 million in Coronavirus Relief Funds to help with ongoing efforts to address health and economic needs created by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Cleveland State Community College

For more information, contact us:
(423) 473-2270