Ohio TechCred Program
What is TechCred?
TechCred helps Ohioans learn new skills and helps employers build a stronger workforce with the skills needed in a technology-infused economy. No matter what industry you work in, technology is having an impact on the future of your business and the nature of your work.
—Source: Ohio TechCred
For more information visit techcred.ohio.gov.
Ohio businesses who submit successful applications will be reimbursed up to $2,000 per credential, when current or prospective employees complete eligible technology-focused credentials.
credentials that Sinclair Community College offers that align with the principles of the TechCred program. What is the cost?
The cost per credit hour is $116.03 plus any applicable fees for Montgomery County residents, and $163.28 per credit hour plus any applicable fees for residents of other Ohio counties.
Tuition cost is subject to change. View the Bursar current fee and tuition schedule here.
Costs for Workforce Development, non-credit programs vary by program. Please contact
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How to Apply for TechCred
Businesses can follow 6 simple steps for taking advantage of the Ohio TechCred program:
Identify your business needs and potential employee skills needed
Select your program or Short-Term Certificate
Apply online to Ohio TechCred
Enroll your employee in Sinclair's program
Upload proof of credential completion at Sinclair
Next Application period is from March 1-31, 2023
Up to $30,000 per employer and $2,000 per credential/per person can be reimbursed per funding period.
Employers Contact for Help Applying to TechCred
Sinclair can help your company apply to the TechCred program and get your employees training that qualifies. Sinclair has a number of for-credit academic short-term certificates and non-credit Workforce Development offerings that meet the guidelines for the TechCred program, and will help employers apply for the program.
Sinclair Tech Cred Certifications and Certificates Certifications Provided:
ASE A-6 Electrical Electronics
CompTIA A+, Security+, Network+ & IT Fundamentals
Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)
ASE A-7 Heating and Air Conditioning
ASE A-8 Engine Performance
FAA Airframe (A) and Powerplant (P) Licenses
FAA Airframe (A) License
FAA Powerplant (P) License
ASE A-1 Engine Repair
ASE A-2 Automatic Transmission/Transaxle
ASE A-3 Manual Drive Train and Axles
ASE A-4 Suspension and Steering
ASE A-5 Brakes
ASE A-9 Light Vehicle Diesel Engines
Additive Manufacturing for Innovative Design and Production
Adobe Creative Suite (including Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, etc.)
Basic Computer Skills
CNC Machine Tool Operator
CNC Machining and Composites Manufacturing
Computer Networking Technology
Cybersecurity and Data Privacy
FAA Drone Technology UAS
FANUC Handling Tool Operation and Programming
Geographic Information Science and Applied Geographics
Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing (GD&T)
Healthcare Information Technology
Industrial Maintenance Technology
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
Information Systems Security
Linux Security and Network Essentials
Microsoft Office Applications (Excel, Word, etc.)
Network and Systems Security
SkillsTrac - Blue Automation Systems Skills
SkillsTrac - Green Fundamental Skills
SkillsTrac - Red Industrial Controls Skills
SkillsTrac - Yellow Industrial Skills
Software Application Specialist
Web Design and Development
Web Design Fundamentals