Certification Courses

Western Piedmont Community College offers occupational training and certification classes from time to time during the year. All classes will be offered at the Foothills Higher Education Center, 2128 S Sterling Street in Morganton, NC.

Upcoming Classes

ServSafe

Managerial ServSafe Course Offering: The ServSafe program helps prepare you for the ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certification exam. ServSafe web page.

Notary Public

Notary Public classes are listed in the calendar below, but if you would like information on the Notary Public program, please visit the Notary Public web page. Use the form below, or call (828) 448-6050 for more information.

Green Industry Career Training Certification

Green Industry Career Training will be prepare you for jobs in the green industry sector, including greenhouses, nurseries, and landscape operations. You will also get help with résumé preparation, interviewing etiquette and skills you need to get a job.

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE COURSE

Municipal Finance

This course is intended to meet the NC Department of State Treasurer standards for the core duties of finance operations in local government units. Topics include overview of local government finance and accounting, GS 159, the role of finance officer, pre-audit and budget processes. This course must be taught with the NC Department of State Treasurer approved curriculum. ACC 3240. Contact Suzanne Wallace by email (swallace@wpcc.edu) or phone at 828-448-6719 for more information.

48 Hour Hybrid Class
$125 Registration Fee

Independent Auto Dealer Licensing and Renewal

Western Piedmont Community College offers the Auto Dealers Initial Licensing Course and the Independent Auto Dealers License Renewal Course.

The Auto Dealers Initial Licensing Course meets the twelve-hour requirement by the NC Division of Motor Vehicles.  This course provides information on licensing requirements, state and federal laws, frequently-used forms, dealer license plates, and vehicle safety inspections.

The Auto Dealer License Renewal Course meets the six-hour continuing education requirement for your license renewal as ordered for Independent Auto Dealers by House Bill 432. This course provides a brief overview of the NC Motor Vehicle Dealers and Manufacturers Regulations Manual and includes a study of dealer laws, regulations, DMV regulations, federal laws and rules, and proper record-keeping.

Contact Suzanne Wallace by email (swallace@wpcc.edu) or phone at 828-448-6719 for more information.

Electrical Code Update

Western Piedmont Community College’s (WPCC) Department of Continuing Education and Workforce Development will post class dates for 2018 when they are available. Contact Suzanne Wallace by email (swallace@wpcc.edu) or phone at 828-448-6719 for more information.

Calendar of Events

Here are the scheduled certification classes currently being offered this month by WPCC. To get more information, select a class name on the calendar. You will be presented with a course description and a link to register online. To see class offerings in future months, click the Next button or choose the month name and hit the “Go” button.

MonthWeekDay
March 2021
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February 28, 2021March 1, 2021March 2, 2021March 3, 2021March 4, 2021March 5, 2021March 6, 2021
March 7, 2021March 8, 2021March 9, 2021March 10, 2021March 11, 2021March 12, 2021March 13, 2021
March 14, 2021March 15, 2021March 16, 2021March 17, 2021March 18, 2021March 19, 2021March 20, 2021
March 21, 2021March 22, 2021March 23, 2021March 24, 2021March 25, 2021March 26, 2021March 27, 2021
March 28, 2021 March 29, 2021

8:00 am: Notary Public Class (63180) - SECTION FULL

March 30, 2021March 31, 2021April 1, 2021April 2, 2021April 3, 2021

For More Information

Use the form below, or call (828) 448-6715 for more information.

You can also contact us online. We welcome the opportunity to serve your interests and needs. Feel free to ask questions, give your thoughts, or share ideas about classes you would like to see offered through the form below.

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