The Workforce Development and Continuing Education Department offers non-credit courses for students seeking personal enrichment or new skills. Continuing Education is designed for students with broadly varying educational backgrounds and academic goals. In addtion, the department offers customized, innovative, and non-traditional courses and programs in traditional and customized training to area businesses, industries and the community.
Individuals in career transition, those re-entering the workforce, and those maintaining current technical skills, as well as those seeking lifelong education enrichment experiences are among the many enrollees each year. High quality non-credit courses are available in Jewelry Design, Photography, Private Investigating, Professional Tour Guiding, Starting/Growing a Business, Computer Fundamentals, Keyboarding, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Overview, Microsoft Word, Quickbooks for Small Businesses, Energy Audit Software Training, Cake Decorating, Catering, Food Safety and Sanitation, Party Foods, Wine Appreciation, Wow, I Can Cook, Floral Design, Gardening/Landscape Design, Home Inspection, Basic Spanish, English as a Second Language, Notary Public, and Perosnal Fitness. Course offerings change continously to reflect the ever-changing needs of the businesses and commnunites we serve.
Classes are scheduled with flexible hours, including evenings and weekends. Courses can be scheduled in response to community demand where twelve or more students register for class.
Our faculty are carefully screened professionals with expertise in their fields. Instructors are handpicked for their professional knowledge, talents and teaching skills, ensuring our reputation as providers of high quality courses.
We offer continuing education courses at several convenient locations throughout the metropolitan area, including City Park, and West Bank Campuses, and East and West Jefferson sites.
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