Personal Enrichment

The Division of Workforce and Professional Development offers a variety of community service courses, activities, and events for personal enrichment and leisure skills or cultural, economic, and civic improvement.

Community Service/ Personal Enrichment 2016 Class Schedule


ClassSectionBegin DateEnd DateDaysBegin TimeEnd TimeLocationCost
Clay Sculpture: Sculpting from Nature48077May 21Jun 25SAT10:00 am1:00 pmRostan 1$105
Pottery Wheel Throwing48078May 24Jun 30T, TH5:30 pm8:00 pmRostan 1$150
Everyday Sign Language48081May 24Jun 21T6:00 pm8:00 pmHEC 212$50
CNC Router Trivets & Name Plate48052May 26Jun 21T, TH6:00 pm8:00 pmJ 20$115
Blacksmithing-Elemental Forging48244May 31Jul 28W, TH8:00 am12:00 pmC 102$400
Lawn Equipment Maintenance & Repair48080Jun 2Jun 23TH6:00 pm8:00 pmJ 40$25
Photoshop Elements48053Jun 7Jun 30T, TH6:00 pm9:00 pmHEC 122$70
Turning Green Wood48055Jun 23Jun 30TH6:00 pm9:00 pmJ 20$50
Digital Photography 148054Jul 9Aug 13SAT9:00 am1:00 pmHEC 122$70
Filmmaking "101"48326Jul 11Jul 27M, W9:00 am12:00 pmMH 106$85
Traditional North Carolina Pottery Workshop48079Jul 12Aug 11T, TH6:00 pm9:00 pmRostan 1$150
Everyday Home Repairs Made Easy48056Jul 14Jul 21TH6:00 pm9:00 pmJ 20$20
Handbuilding Pottery Techniques & Surface Decoration48076Jul 16Aug 6SAT10:00 am1:00 pmRostan 1$75

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Signing Up for a Personal Enrichment Class

Continuing Education classes offered through our Workforce and Professional Development Division, have a pre-registration policy, with the exception of Fire/Rescue, EMT/EMS, Law Enforcement, HRD and CTP program areas. You must register and pay any registration fees two business days/48 business hours prior to the start date of the class.  For example, if the class starts on Monday, the last day to register is Thursday. For information, please contact our Records and Registration Department at (828) 448-6046.

You may register via the following methods:

  1. Online (click the button below)
  2. Walk-in registration held on Tuesdays, 8:30 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. in Hildebrand Hall, Main Campus; or
  3. Download and Fax the Registration-Form. Our fax number is (828) 448-6179.


Register Online for a Personal Enrichment Class


I’d Like More Information!

If you are interested in attending or teaching a class not listed above, or would like to be added to our email list for new classes, please fill out the information below and a representative from the Personal Enrichment program will contact you.


Note:  All classes are self-supporting. Self-supporting classes are classes not supported by state dollars. All costs associated with these classes are paid through student registration fees.