Continuing Education

Training and Enrichment Opportunities for Burke County

WPCC Continuing Education offers a variety of classes for professional training along with personal advancement and enjoyment.

Available in both seated and online settings, courses are designed to accommodate busy lifestyles and provide opportunities to quickly get skills or explore interests.

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You can request a copy to be mailed to you or download a copy (PDF file – open with the free Adobe Reader software) that you can print yourself.

Select a Category Below for Classes

 

Personal Enrichment

Courses for personal interest
and exploration

Allied Health

Training & Certification
for healthcare professionals

Customized Training

Specialized Training
for Businesses & Individuals

Online Classes

Courses when & where
you want to learn

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Emergency Services

Certification & Training
for Fire & Rescue Personnel

HRD & CRC

Human Resources &
Career Readiness Certification

Certifications

Courses for you to get or renew job skills

Emergency Medical

Classes for emergency medical responders

Job & Career

Courses to add to or
improve your job skills

Small Business

Training for Entrepreneurs
and Small Business Owners

Law Enforcement

Certification & Training
for Law Enforcement

Defensive Driving

Defensive Driving Information & Classes

Current Class Schedule

Here are the classes scheduled for the current month at WPCC. You can see future class offerings by clicking either the Next button to move to the next month or by choosing a month and date and hitting the Go button.

Add A Class to Your Calendar

Want to set a reminder for a class on your phone, tablet, or computer’s calendar? It’s easy. Click the class name to read a description and register to attend. At the bottom, click the iCal link to add the class to your peraonal calendar.

 

Month Week Day
February 2017
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
January 29, 2017 January 30, 2017 January 31, 2017

Category: Defensive Driving8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration
February 1, 2017

Category: Professional Crafts11:00 am: Porcelain Demonstration Workshop "Free"

11:00 am: Porcelain Demonstration Workshop "Free"

Category: Defensive Driving6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class

6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class
February 2, 2017 February 3, 2017 February 4, 2017

Category: Defensive Driving8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class

8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class
February 5, 2017 February 6, 2017 February 7, 2017

Category: Defensive Driving8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

Category: Computers, Technology, Software6:00 pm: Beginning Computer

6:00 pm: Beginning Computer
February 8, 2017

Category: Allied Health9:30 am: Nurse Aide Refresher Course

9:30 am: Nurse Aide Refresher Course

Category: Defensive Driving6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class

6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class
February 9, 2017 February 10, 2017 February 11, 2017

Category: Allied Health8:00 am: CPR for Basic Life Support

8:00 am: CPR for Basic Life Support

Category: Defensive Driving8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class

8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class

Category: Professional Crafts10:00 am: Introduction to Seating: Wood Stool Class

10:00 am: Introduction to Seating: Wood Stool Class
February 12, 2017 February 13, 2017

Category: Law Enforcement In-Service Training8:00 am: Telecommunicator Certification Training

8:00 am: Telecommunicator Certification Training

Category: History and Culture6:00 pm: World War I: Western Front 1914-1917

6:00 pm: World War I: Western Front 1914-1917
February 14, 2017

Category: Defensive Driving8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

Category: Professional Crafts5:30 pm: Handbuilding Pottery

5:30 pm: Handbuilding Pottery
February 15, 2017

Category: Defensive Driving6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class

6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class
February 16, 2017 February 17, 2017 February 18, 2017

Category: Defensive Driving8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class

8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class

Category: Professional Crafts11:00 am: Printmaking Techniques on Clay

11:00 am: Printmaking Techniques on Clay
February 19, 2017 February 20, 2017

Category: Notary8:30 am: Notary Public Class

8:30 am: Notary Public Class
February 21, 2017

Category: Defensive Driving8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration
February 22, 2017

Category: Defensive Driving6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class

6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class
February 23, 2017

Category: Allied Health5:00 pm: Medication Aide

5:00 pm: Medication Aide

Category: History and Culture6:00 pm: World War I: The Battle of Jutland

6:00 pm: World War I: The Battle of Jutland
February 24, 2017 February 25, 2017

Category: Defensive Driving8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class

8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class
February 26, 2017 February 27, 2017

Category: Law Enforcement In-Service Training8:00 am: Radar Operator Certification

8:00 am: Radar Operator Certification
February 28, 2017

Category: Defensive Driving8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration
March 1, 2017

Category: Professional Crafts5:30 pm: Sharpening Woodworking Handtools

5:30 pm: Sharpening Woodworking Handtools
March 2, 2017 March 3, 2017 March 4, 2017

Category: Allied Health8:00 am: CPR for Basic Life Support

8:00 am: CPR for Basic Life Support

Category: Professional Crafts10:00 am: Free Form Wood Turning

10:00 am: Free Form Wood Turning

 

Our Locations

Western Piedmont Community College offers Continuing Education classes on the Main Campus (left pin on the map) and at the Foothills Higher Education Center (right pin on the map). Select a pin to get address and general contact information about each location.

WPCC Main Campus

1001 Burkemont Avenue
Morganton, NC 28655

General Information: (828) 438-6000

Foothills Higher Education Center

2128 South Sterling Street
Morganton, NC 28655

General Information: (828) 448-6140

Division of
Workforce &
Professional Development

Lee Kiser
Dean of Workforce &
Professional Development

(828) 448-6707

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