WPCC Calendar

The calendar below includes important community and student-related dates and events occurring on the campus of Western Piedmont Community College.  Check back often as dates will be added or updated.  We look forward to seeing you on campus!

Academic Calendar

While important academic dates and deadlines are listed on the calendar below, you can access a full Academic Calendar listing all dates by semester in our online catalog.

Events in May 2023

  • Nurse Aide I Refresher (68419)

    Nurse Aide I Refresher (68419)

    May 1, 2023

    Photo of a stethoscope and medical chart

    Nurse Aide I Refresher classes are for Nurse Aide I folks who have let their certification lapse. Students are required by N.C. Board of Nursing to be a Level I Nursing Assistant and to list with N.C. Division of Facility Services and N.C. Board of Nursing. The course consists of primarily review and testing to assess student knowledge. Each student must complete course with passing academic and attendance requirements to maintain registry with N.C. Division of Facility Services and N.C. Board of Nursing. Hours and course content dictated by above listed governing bodies.

    For Information on our Nurse Aide Refresher classes, call (828) 448-6140.


    In order to register for the Nurse Aide Refresher class, you must:

    1. Provide a copy of your Driver’s License and Social Security card with names that match, copy of your Nurse Aide 1 course completion certificate which must be from a NC state approved program and a copy of your High School Diploma or Equivalency.
    2. Bring all copies of the information to Wendy Houk at the Foothills Higher Education Center BEFORE the first day of class.


    Additional Information

    • May 1 - May 9, 2023
    • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. with 1 hour lunch break
    • Section: #68419
    • Cost: $125
    • No textbook required

    Students may register via the following methods:

    1. Online (click the button below)
    2. Call (828) 448-6046 Monday – Thursday from 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. in order to arrange an appointment for registration at Hildebrand Hall on the main campus.
    3. Download and Fax the Registration-Form. Our fax number is (828) 448-6179.


    Section Details

    Nurse Aide I Refresher Class

    Class sessions meet in Room 166 of the Foothills Higher Education Center on Sterling Street in Morganton. The cost of the course is $125. Write down the section number of the class for which you want to register and enter that in the online registration form below.

    Nurse Aide I Refresher (Section 68419) – May 1 - May 9, 2023
    Meets Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. with 1 hour lunch break 

    Register Online

    Foothills Higher Education Center
    2128 South Sterling Street
    Morganton, NC 28655
  • Notary Public (#69091)

    Notary Public (#69091)

    May 13, 2023

    Date: May 13, 2023
    Section #: 69091
    Time: Saturdays 8:30-4:30 with 1 hour lunch break
    Location: FHEC- 211
    Foothills Higher Education Center, 2128 S Sterling St, Morganton, NC 28655
    Cost: $75
    Materials: Students will need to purchase the notary public handbook that is available in the WPCC bookstore. You should also bring a pencil and paper. Please note no laptops are allowed.
    This course is taught by Calleesha Teel, Esq. Originally from Greenville, NC she received her Bachelors in Political Science from Winston-Salem State University and her JD/MLS from North Carolina Central University. She has been a Notary Public since 2016 and conducted hundreds of notarizations. She is also a Notary Signing Agent and Notary Public Instructor. "I am looking forward to teaching you what you need to know to be a Notary."