Continuing Education

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 in our slideshow. Click or tap on a slide for a class description or to register.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Like A Printed Class Schedule?

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.

Personal Enrichment classes will display a Sign Me Up or Register Now option.  The Sign Me Up option will let us know your interest in receiving more information about the class once dates, times or fees have been established.  Classes with the Register Now option have been scheduled with assigned dates, times and fees.

 

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Calendar Continuing Education

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

Photo of Firefighters battling a blaze

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
September 2016
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
August 28, 2016 August 29, 2016

Category: Small Business Center6:00 pm: QuickBooks for Small Business, Part 3: Reporting and Analyzing Financial Data

6:00 pm: QuickBooks for Small Business, Part 3: Reporting and Analyzing Financial Data
August 30, 2016

Category: Defensive Driving8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

Category: Small Business Center6:00 pm: Non-Profit Training: How to Start a Non-Profit

6:00 pm: Non-Profit Training: How to Start a Non-Profit
August 31, 2016

Category: Defensive Driving6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class

6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class

Category: Small Business Center6:00 pm: QuickBooks for Small Business, Part 4: Payroll

6:00 pm: QuickBooks for Small Business, Part 4: Payroll
September 1, 2016 September 2, 2016 September 3, 2016

Category: Defensive DrivingN/A: No Defensive Driving Class

N/A: No Defensive Driving Class
September 4, 2016 September 5, 2016

Category: HolidaysAll Day: Labor Day Holiday (WPCC Closed)

All Day: Labor Day Holiday (WPCC Closed)
September 6, 2016

Category: Defensive Driving8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration
September 7, 2016

Category: Defensive Driving6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class

6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class
September 8, 2016 September 9, 2016 September 10, 2016

Category: Defensive Driving8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class

8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class
September 11, 2016 September 12, 2016

Category: Small Business Center6:00 pm: Create an Online Store and eCommerce: Part 1

6:00 pm: Create an Online Store and eCommerce: Part 1
September 13, 2016

Category: Defensive Driving8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

Category: Small Business Center6:00 pm: Pricing Your Products or Services

6:00 pm: Pricing Your Products or Services
September 14, 2016

Category: Notary8:30 am: Notary Public

8:30 am: Notary Public

Category: Defensive Driving6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class

6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class
September 15, 2016 September 16, 2016 September 17, 2016

Category: Allied Health8:00 am: CPR for Health Care Providers

8:00 am: CPR for Health Care Providers

Category: Defensive Driving8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class

8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class

Category: Professional Crafts9:00 am: Advanced Clay Studio

9:00 am: Advanced Clay Studio
September 18, 2016 September 19, 2016

Category: Small Business Center6:00 pm: Create an Online Store & eCommerce: Part 2

6:00 pm: Create an Online Store & eCommerce: Part 2
September 20, 2016

Category: Defensive Driving8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration
September 21, 2016

Category: Small Business Center3:00 pm: How to Start a Business

3:00 pm: How to Start a Business

Category: Defensive Driving6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class

6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class

Category: Health Wellness6:00 pm: Sleep Your Way to a Longer Life

6:00 pm: Sleep Your Way to a Longer Life
September 22, 2016

Category: Small Business Center8:00 am: Non-Profit Training: Donor Relations-The Most Important Part of Fundraising

8:00 am: Non-Profit Training: Donor Relations-The Most Important Part of Fundraising

Category: Personal Enrichment6:00 pm: Introduction to Gas Powered Lawn Equipment Maintenance for the Novice

6:00 pm: Introduction to Gas Powered Lawn Equipment Maintenance for the Novice
September 23, 2016 September 24, 2016

Category: Defensive Driving8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class

8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class

Category: Health Wellness9:00 am: Adult Weight Management

9:00 am: Adult Weight Management

Category: Culinary, Food & Beverage 9:00 am: Coffee Club

9:00 am: Coffee Club

Category: Photography9:00 am: Digital Photography Level 2

9:00 am: Digital Photography Level 2

Category: Health Wellness9:00 am: Mountain Bike Basics

9:00 am: Mountain Bike Basics
September 25, 2016 September 26, 2016

Category: Allied Health2:00 pm: TABE Testing-Allied Health

2:00 pm: TABE Testing-Allied Health
September 27, 2016

Category: Defensive Driving8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration

8:30 am: Defensive Driving Registration
September 28, 2016

Category: Defensive Driving6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class

6:00 pm: Defensive Driving Class
September 29, 2016 September 30, 2016 October 1, 2016

Category: Defensive Driving8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class

8:00 am: Defensive Driving Class

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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