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
June 2017
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
May 28, 2017 May 29, 2017

Category: HolidaysN/A: Memorial Day Holiday (WPCC Closed)

N/A: Memorial Day Holiday (WPCC Closed)
May 30, 2017 May 31, 2017 June 1, 2017

Category: Professional Crafts1:00 pm: Ceramic Wall Art - All Levels

1:00 pm: Ceramic Wall Art - All Levels

Category: Professional Crafts5:30 pm: Functional Hand Built Pottery

5:30 pm: Functional Hand Built Pottery
June 2, 2017 June 3, 2017
June 4, 2017 June 5, 2017 June 6, 2017

Category: Professional Crafts9:00 am: Introduction to Blacksmithing Fundamentals of Forging I

9:00 am: Introduction to Blacksmithing Fundamentals of Forging I
June 7, 2017

Category: Notary8:30 am: Notary Public Class

8:30 am: Notary Public Class
June 8, 2017

Category: Professional Crafts10:00 am: Free Demonstration - Going Big: Guide to Making Large Wheel Thrown Pots for Wood firing

10:00 am: Free Demonstration - Going Big: Guide to Making Large Wheel Thrown Pots for Wood firing
June 9, 2017

Category: Small Business CenterN/A: Small Biz U

N/A: Small Biz U
June 10, 2017

Category: Small Business CenterN/A: Small Biz U

N/A: Small Biz U
June 11, 2017 June 12, 2017

Category: History and Culture6:00 pm: Battlefields of Gettysburg & Sharpsburg – Tour 1

6:00 pm: Battlefields of Gettysburg & Sharpsburg – Tour 1
June 13, 2017

Category: Health Wellness6:00 pm: Bicycle Basic Repairs and Maintenace

6:00 pm: Bicycle Basic Repairs and Maintenace
June 14, 2017 June 15, 2017

Category: History and Culture6:00 pm: 2017 Archaeological Field School

6:00 pm: 2017 Archaeological Field School
June 16, 2017 June 17, 2017
June 18, 2017 June 19, 2017 June 20, 2017 June 21, 2017 June 22, 2017 June 23, 2017 June 24, 2017
June 25, 2017 June 26, 2017 June 27, 2017 June 28, 2017 June 29, 2017

Category: History and Culture6:00 pm: Battlefields of Manassas I & II – Tour 2

6:00 pm: Battlefields of Manassas I & II – Tour 2
June 30, 2017 July 1, 2017

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

Like More Information?

Have a question about a class or program? Want to suggest a class we should offer? Like a copy of our current class schedule? Feel free to share your thoughts or requests on the form below.

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