Workforce Development & Continuing Education
WPCC offers a variety of classes for professional training along with personal advancement and enjoyment both in seated classes and online through ed2go. These classes are designed to accommodate busy lifestyles and provide opportunities to quickly get skills or explore interests.
Upcoming courses are listed to the right. Click or tap on a class name for a description and to register online.
Click or tap on a class name for more information or to register.
- April 29, 2019, 8:00 am: 5-Day Mushroom Identification & NC Foraging License Certification - 57340
- April 30, 2019, 5:00 pm: Gateway to Woodworking (Week Nights)
- May 1, 2019, N/A: Small Business Center Free Events
- May 6, 2019, 6:00 pm: Religious Literacy
- May 8, 2019, 8:30 am: Notary Public Class
- May 16, 2019, 6:00 pm: CSI Crime Scene Investigation
- May 18, 2019, 9:00 am: Scenic Trail Running
- May 21, 2019, 5:30 pm: Notary Public Class - 57536
- June 10, 2019, 9:00 am: Summer Quest: Build a Song
- June 10, 2019, 9:00 am: Summer Quest: Science Palooza
- June 12, 2019, 8:30 am: Notary Public Class
- June 17, 2019, 9:00 am: Summer Quest: CSI Crime Scene Investigation
- June 17, 2019, 9:00 am: Summer Quest: NC History and NASCAR
- June 24, 2019, 9:00 am: Summer Quest: Animal Life Cycles and Habitats
- June 24, 2019, 9:00 am: Summer Quest: Discovering Young Artists
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Why Choose WPCC?
By The Numbers…
Western Piedmont Community College is among the top 10 North Carolina community colleges in students completing their curriculum coursework.
Here are some other numbers of interest:
Percentage of students who would
recommend WPCC to family & friends
Percent of full-time employees who gave to WPCC’s 2018-19 Annual Giving Campaign.
The Medical Laboratory Technology program
has boasted a 100% pass rate on the
national certification exam
for the last three years.
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