Certificate & Diploma Programs

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Visible Edge Institute (Ve-I) Certificate and Diploma Programs

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Mechanical Design Applications Specialist

Available for Creo, SolidWorks, Inventor & Revit

This program prepares students to be proficient 3D Parametric Solid Modelers & Detailers using industry standard 3D Mechanical Computer Aided Design (MCAD) tools. Students learn to create 3D models and produce technically accurate drawings of mechanical parts, mechanisms and assemblies while learning industry standard drafting & modeling practices. Students will utilize their choice of SolidWorks, Creo, Inventor or Revit.

Project Management Professional

+ PMP/CAPM Certification Preparation

This program prepares students for the Project Management Professional (PMP)® Certification Exam and/or the Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) Exam. The focus of this program is to prep an individual for a purely Project Management role while offering unique electives to expand their skill set beyond traditional Project Management training, increasing their marketability in the job market.

Data Management (PLM) & Analytics

This program teaches students how to use Product Data Management (PDM) and Enterprise Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Systems. Students will learn, using an industry standard PDM/PLM system document,  how to navigate, view, create and manage information within a PDM/PLM system.

Fundamental and Advanced Manufacturing

This program teaches students the basics of manufacturing processes and how companies manage/improve these processes.  Students will learn skills and concepts related to Process Improvement, Design for Manufacturing (DFM), Lean Manufacturing, Machine Code, Basics of Machining and Fabrication, Statistical Process Control (SPC), Mechanical Systems and how to create and manage technical documentation  used in the manufacturing process.

Animation & Rendering for Marketing

This program prepares students to learn how to create Photorealistic Renderings and Animations for Industrial & Commercial Products.  Skills taught include 3D Parametric Solid Modeling using industry standard 3D Mechanical computer Aided Design (MCAD) tools.  Students  learn to create and manipulate 3D models and import them into the world's leading 3D rendering software.  Students utilize their choice of SolidWorks or Creo.

Engineering Applications Jump Start

This program prepares future engineering students to be proficient 3D Solid Modelers using an industry standard 3D Mechanical Computer Aided Design (MCAD) tool. Students will learn to create 3D models and produce drawings of mechanical parts, mechanisms and assemblies while learning standard drafting & modeling practices. Students utilize their choice of SolidWorks or Creo.
Please note this program is limited to current high school students.


All of our programs are designed to provide industry recognized certifications that can be used in conjunction with a portfolio to demonstrate new skills to potential employers. These programs are designed to teach skills to help people get back to work in a matter of weeks vs. years.

Our environment utilizes state of the art equipment and modern learning techniques, including one-on-one instructor interactions, self-study, online material, computer use, lab and project work where applicable. We don't just teach you subjects. We immerse students in the modern office environment using the digital tools that today's cutting edge companies expect their employees to use.

Students can access training lessons online after hours and over the weekends for self-study. All classes are guaranteed to run and can be started immediately upon approval. Our Certificate programs range from 12 to 15 weeks. That is experience.

All programs are a minimum of 220 hours of core course & lab work plus 80 hours of electives to choose from.  Upgrade options include 120, 160, 200 or more hours of elective courses.

Who benefits from our Programs?

-Mature workers looking to demonstrate their willingness and ability to learn new skills
-Displaced workers looking to elevate their career
-Unemployed individuals looking to add a new skill(s) to improve their marketability
-Recent high school graduates looking to gain career skills so they can enter the workforce significantly above minimum wage
-Individuals testing the college waters before expending large amounts of money in a 4-year degree program
-Individuals seeking to conquer new challenges and have accomplishments to show for it

Don't fit into one of these scenarios?
Please call to speak with a counselor. We'll be happy to provide guidance.


Licensed Post-Secondary Educational Institution (Career School)

Visible Edge Institute is licensed to operate by the US Department of Education, & the Higher Education Commission, a coordinating state agency working with colleges, universities and career schools in all sectors (profit and nonprofit; independent and public) to protect students and promote access through financial aid.

Benefits to Students:

    ◊ Bonded – Insures deposits and fees from school closure

    ◊ Records – Records retention to ensure students have access to proof of course & program completions

    ◊ Oversight – Student investments protected and governed by a government institution

    ◊ Placement – Placement services available for specified certificate and degree programs.

Student protection and disclosures can be found here in our School Catalog.

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