RISE University

Small Business Workshops

Informative workshops designed to give aspiring entrepreneurs and emerging small business owners a heads up on current and popular topics concerning entrepreneurship. Much of the content is delivered in the context of the following key areas:

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Consumer Behavior
  • Customer/Client Relationships



Work Readiness Certificate Program

This certificate program focuses on soft-skills and other necessary job skills that are attractive to employers and increase your marketability for securing a job. We teach the following topics:

  • Workplace behavior
  • Customer service skills
  • Barriers to career advancement
  • Workplace safety

Green Technology/Energy Management Training

Global warming, climate change, sustainability, and reducing our carbon footprint are terms that we hear about on a regular basis as we shift towards a green economy. Commercial building will play a major role in helping combat harmful emissions, which are generated because of high electrical energy demand and consumption. Come and learn how some basic HVAC and lighting control strategies will help in the effort to reduce our commercial buildings electrical energy requirements.

Summer Job Training Program

HVAC Preventive Maintenance and Electrical Fundamentals

Are you interested in learning a trade that is challenging and in high demand? Are you ready to get started in a career that will create a path to a sustainable future? This introductory course prepares you for an entry-level position in the HVAC industry and serves as prep course for the nationally recognized NATE-certified work ready certificate.

Skilled Trade Careers

Are you looking to obtain a marketable skill? Would you like to have a rewarding and secure career working for a great company? What about having a business of your own someday? If the answer is yes, come and learn about who offers courses in the following skilled trades and prepare to enter and successfully complete the training:

  • Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technician

  • Building Maintenance Engineering

  • Electrical Construction

  • Welding

  • Carpentry

  • Plumbing