Technical, Certificate & Trade Schools

 Accelerated Technical Training Institute
The premier provider of instruction in the mechanical and construction trades. Accelerated Technical Training Institute offers the following courses:

  • Carpentry
  • Electrical
  • Facilities Maintenance Technician
  • Locksmithing
  • Machine Shop
  • Masonry
  • Multi-Trade Technician
  • Plumbing
  • Welding
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For more information, visit the Accelerated Technical Training Institute.
 Air-O-Drome Aviation School
Air-O-Drome Aviation offers:

  • Comprehensive Ground School Courses
  • Maintenance Services
  • Pilot Supplies
  • Pilot Testing
  • Professional Pilot Training
  • PSI/Lasergrade Testing
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For more information, visit the Air-O-Drome Aviation website.
 Aveda Institute
Offering full-time and part-time cosmetology and aesthetics programs.

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 Boise Barber College
Idaho's only exclusive barber college, offering accredited barber, barber-stylist and instructor programs.

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For more information, visit the Boise Barber College website.
Software developer coding trade school.

Classes are delivered in-person where you will be tasked with several hands on projects that mimic real-world application requirements. Assignments combine elements of creativity, technical skills, and academic achievement. Our courses are designed to teach you the tools and skills you will be using in your new career. Our intense, short-term education model has proven successful in making students employable at a fraction of the time and cost of traditional educational approaches.

Our success is measured in your ability to gain meaningful employment post graduation. We are proud of our alumni and teaching staff that have maintained an average of 85% career placement in the Immersive FullStack Course.

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For more information, visit Boise Code Works website
 College of Western Idaho (CWI)
Offering certificate programs in:

  • Administrative Specialist
  • Auto Body Technology
  • Automotive Technology
  • Bookkeeping and Accounting
  • Cicso Networking and Security Technologies
  • Computer Support Specialist
  • Cybersecurity
  • Drafting Technology
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Heavy Duty Truck Technician
  • Heavy Equipment Technician
  • Horticulture Technology-Horticulturist
  • Machine Tool Technology
  • Marketing Communications
  • Network and System Administration
  • Software Development
  • Welding and Metals Fabrication
  • Western States Cat Technician
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For more information, visit the College of Western Idaho website.
 Eagle Gate College 
The Eagle Gate College Group is known for giving power to students and associates by teaching cutting-edge, competency-based education, and leadership and personal effectiveness skills to have the career and life they desire.  Available programs are:

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Practical Nursing
  • Medical Assisting
  • Masters Entry Program in Nursing (MEPN)
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For more information, visit the Eagle Gate College website
 Idaho School of Massage Therapy & Clinic
The Idaho School of Massage Therapy is a private for-profit vocational training facility located in Meridian, Idaho offering massage therapist certification programs.

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For more information, visit the Idaho School of Massage Therapy website.
Idaho Medical Academy
Idaho Medical Academy will be a model for educational excellence in healthcare, strengthening our community through the success of our students.

Whether you are interested in becoming a Firefighter, EMT, Medical Assistant, looking to change career paths, recreational emergency training, or looking to find a new way to serve your community, IMA will provide the training you need to meet your goals.


  • Fire and EMS Courses
  • Medical and Healthcare Courses
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For more information, visit the Idaho Medical Academy website
 Milan Institute
Milan Institute offers career training in:

  • Administrative Medical Assistant
  • Aestheticism
  • Dental Assistant
  • Massage Therapy
  • Medical Assisting
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For more information, visit the Milan Institute website.
 Northwest Lineman College
Northwest Lineman College (NLC) is an industry-leading educational institution that provides safety and certification training in the power delivery, natural gas, and telecommunications industries.

NLC offers complete solutions from pre-apprentice to advanced training and has remained committed to doing what’s best for the student for more than 25 years.

Since 1993, NLC has grown to over 300 employees with 4 campus locations across the United States.

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For more information, visit Northwest Lineman College website
 Oliver Finley Academy
Established in 2005, Oliver Finley is one of North America's finest schools for cosmetology led by Philip Wilson, one of the most influential hairdressers of the past 100 years as voted by Modern Salon Magazine. They offer programs for cosmetology, nail technology, aesthetics, and makeup.

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 Paul Mitchell
Paul Mitchell The School Boise is the perfect place to grow as a stylist and launch your dream career. Their education system will help guide you to train and succeed in the hair industry. Offering programs in:

  • Aesthetics
  • Barber
  • Barber Stylist
  • Cosmetology
  • Makeup
  • Nail Technology
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For more information, visit the Paul Mitchell The School website.
 Phlebotomy Training Specialists
Phlebotomy Training Specialists program is 32 hours in length, during which time you will receive all of the book and hands on training that you need to be ready for the workforce right out of class. The hands on training, lab processing, quantity of blood draws, VeinViewer usage, coupled with amazing trainers and just the right amount of book training, ensures you will be successful.

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For more information, visit the Phlebotomy Training Specialists website.
 Pro-Weld Vocational School
Pro-Weld offers courses to those who want to learn a new trade or to improve their skills to get a great job. This program prepares you as a certified welder to the standards of the American Welding Society .

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For more information, visit the Pro-Weld Welding School website.
 Silverhawk Aviation Training
Silverhawk is a top-rate Part 141 flight school in Caldwell Idaho, offering professional, personalized training programs. 

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For more information, visit the Silverhawk Aviation website.
 University of Idaho (U of I)
Offering certificates in human resource development, technical workforce training, fire ecology-management and technology, and restoration ecology.

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For more information, visit the University of Idaho Boise website.
 The Salon Professional Academy
TSPA Nampa beauty school programs are designed to train students for much more than passing the state boards. We develop the entire salon professional with great technical ability, business & marketing training, and the guest handling skills that are in high demand by top salons and spas.

Enroll now and find your place in our fun and friendly environment that is focused on the student experience and student success!

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For more information, visit the Salon Professional Academy website.
 Treasure Valley Community College (TVCC)
Offering certificate programs for:

  • Agricultural Business Technician
  • Applied Accounting
  • Computer Network Technician
  • Corrections
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Medical Assistant
  • Natural Resources - Environmental Science Technician
  • Office Specialist
  • Welding Technology
  • Wildland Fire
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For more information, visit the Treasure Valley Community College website.
 Coursera Online
Interested in learning about finance, engineering, healthcare, or computer programming?

Coursera is an online learning platform allows you to take classes in virtually any course of study from the best universities in the world; Stanford, Duke, Princeton, Northwestern, and many more. Start anytime and finish on your schedule. Coursera offers degrees and mastertrack certificates.