Fast Track Certificates

Looking to get some very specific skills quickly? You might want to opt for a Fast Track Certificate.

Target your skill building by choosing 3-4 essential classes plus portfolio development to earn a BAVC Fast Track Certificate! Plus, receive career counseling and job placement support to find your pathway to employment.

Email certificates [at] bavc [dot] org to get started!

To see if you qualify for a Fast Tracks Scholarship via TechSF, go to bavc.org/techsf-faq or email admissions [at] bavc [dot] org for more information.

  $1,525 Experiential Design Fast Track *
16 hrs Elements of Experience Design
8 hrs Responsive Design
8 hrs Wireframing and Diagramming 
8 hrs Principles of Human Centered Design 
Portfolio Development Series (4 classes)

  $2,335 Design Foundation Fast Track 
16 hrs Photoshop: Introduction
16 hrs Illustrator: Introduction
16 hrs InDesign: Introduction
16 hrs HTML/CSS: Introduction
Portfolio Development Series (4 classes)

  $1,840 Web Design Fast Track
16 hrs Graphic & Web Design: Introduction
16 hrs HTML/CSS: Introduction OR Intermediate
16 hrs Web Design: Workflow
Portfolio Development Series (4 classes)

  $1,795 HTML/CSS Fast Track
16 hrs HTML/CSS: Introduction
16 hrs HTML/CSS: Intermediate
8 hrs HTML5/CSS3
8 hrs Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Portfolio Development Series (4 classes)

  $1,795 Coding For Non-Coders Fast Track
16 hrs Javascript: Introduction
16 hrs PHP: Introduction
8 hrs HTML5/CSS3
8 hrs JQuery
Portfolio Development Series (4 classes)

  $1,840 Motion Graphic Design Fast Track
16 hrs Adobe After Effects: Introduction
16 hrs Adobe After Effects: Intermediate
16 hrs Motion Graphic Design: Introduction
Portfolio Development Series (4 classes)

  $1,795 Advanced Motion Graphic Design Fast Track
16 hrs Motion Graphic Design: Workflow
16 hrs Motion Graphic Design: Intermediate
2 8-hr sections of advanced After Effects
Portfolio Development Series (4 classes)

  $1,840 Editors Fast Track
16 hrs HD Workflow
16 hrs Final Cut Pro X: Package
16 hrs Premiere Pro 
Portfolio Development Series (4 classes)

  $1,480 Digital Shooters Fast Track
8 hrs DSLR Cinematography
8 hrs DSLR Cinematography: Intermediate
8 hrs Lighting
8 hrs Chroma Key
8 hrs Audio For Video
Portfolio Development Series (4 classes)

  $1,750 Preditor Fast Track
8 hrs DSLR Cinematography
8 hrs DSLR Cinematography: Intermediate
16 hrs Final Cut Pro X: Package
(or 32 hrs DSLR Video Bootcamp)
8 hrs Lighting
8 hrs Audio Postproduction
Portfolio Development Series (4 classes)

As with all BAVC Certificates, Fast Track Certificates include BAVC membership for one year.

* To qualify for the Experiential Design Fast Track, you must have proficient knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and HTML or test out through our assessment quizzes or complete the Design Foundation Fast Track prior.