Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute

Continuing Education and Workforce Development

Continuing Education and Workforce Development

Mission Statement

Continuing Education and Workforce Development Division of Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute seeks to provide accessible, quality educational instruction in Occupational Extension courses to individuals who seek to enhance their employment skills and to offer a variety of Community Service and Self-Supporting courses to individuals and the community for personal enrichment.

Continuing Education and Workforce Development Schedules

We encourage you to use the Online Registration tool to locate and register for our Continuing Education and Workforce Development courses.

Workforce Development

Career Connections

Ed2GO - Online Courses

Continuing Education and Workforce Development currently has 200+ Ed2Go online courses available ranging from computer application to personal enrichment. Courses begin each month. Registration is required one week prior to the beginning of the course. For details and complete course listing, visit Ed2GO.

Continuing Education and Workforce Development Registration

Three Registration Options

Register in Person

  • For the Caldwell Campus, go to the Continuing Education and Workforce Development department located in the lobby of the Faye A. Broyhill building (H building) located at 2855 Hickory Boulevard, Hudson, NC
  • For the Watauga Campus, go to the Continuing Education and Workforce Development Center located at 372 Community College Drive, Boone, NC

Registration General Information

Registration fees may vary for courses in Continuing Education and Workforce Development and are subject to change pending legislative and state board action. Students who take an occupational extension course more than twice within a five-year period (unless required for certification, recertification or licensure) are required to pay full cost of the course.

Continuing Education and Workforce Development Refund Policy

All occupational and community services classes receive a FULL refund (registration fee only) if the student officially withdraws from the course prior to the first class meeting. A 75% refund of registration fees only will be given if the student officially withdraws from the course on or prior to the 10% point of the course. There is NO refund for self-supporting courses. Please allow six weeks for processing of refunds.

Admission

Admission to courses in the CCE department is open to individuals 18 years of age or older. Individuals less than 18 years old who are high school graduates or whose high school class has graduated may enroll also. High school students between the age 16 - 18, may be permitted under the procedures outlined in the college catalog.

The college reserves the right to cancel courses due to low enrollment. Should you have further questions, please contact Continuing Education and Workforce Development at 828.726.2242 (Caldwell) or 828.297.8120 (Watauga).

Students may register for current semester classes any Tuesday 8:00 am to 7:00 pm at either Caldwell or Watauga Continuing Education and Workforce Development facilities. Parking stickers and student id's are available on registration days.

Emergency Services Calendar

Announcements:
Hazmat for the Firefighter Academy will be scheduled toward the end of that series and the series will be marked (FA). You do not have to take all classes. We had a interest in the address of the TAPS campus so people could find it easier with GPS. The
Class Date Time Location Instructor
Hazmat Level 1 Nov 14,15,19,20,28,29,Dec 3,4,and 8 Weekdays 6p-10p, Saturday 8a-5p TAPS Campus B.Ingram
Hazmat Level 1 Nov 14,15,19,20,28,29,Dec 3,4,and 8 Weekdays 6p-10p, Saturday 8a-5p TAPS Campus B.Ingram
Emergency Vehicle Driver Nov 19, 26 and 30 8a-5p Lenoir Fire Station 2 N.Staines
TR Anchors/Mechanical Advantag Dec 3,4,8 Weekdays 6p-10p, Saturday 8a-4p Kings Creek Fire K.Teague
(FA) PPE (Fire) Dec 3,5,7,10 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Mayday Dec 17 and 19 6p-10p TAPS Campus C. Jacobs
(FA) Orientation and Safety Jan 7,9,11,and 14 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Fire Behavior Jan 21,23,and 25 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Building Construction Jan 28,30,Feb 1 and 4 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Portable Extinguishers Feb 11 and 13 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Ladders Feb 18,20,22, and 25 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Forcible Entry Mar 4,6, and 8 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Loss Control March 11,13,15 and 18 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Fire Hose Streams and App March 25,27,29,April 1 and 3 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Ventilation April 8,10,12,15 and 17 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Water Supplies April 24,26,29 and May 1 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Fire Control May 6,8,10,13,15,18,20,and 22 Weekdays 6p-10p, Saturday 8a-5p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Safety and Survival June 3,5,7,and 10 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Rescue (Fire) June 17,19,21,24 and 26 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Alarms and Communications July 15,17,19,and 22 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Ropes July 29,31 and August 2 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Foam Fire Streams August 5 and 7 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Sprinklers August 12,14,16,and 19 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Fire and Life Safety Prep August 26,28 and 30 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Emergency Medical Care Sept 4,6 and 9 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) Health and Wellness Sept 16 and 18 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) TIMS Sept 23 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff
(FA) TIMS Sept 23 6p-10p TAPS Campus Staff

Addresses and driving directions to all CCC&TI locations can be found on our Contacts webpage.

Suggest a class

As technology continues to change, we are always looking for new ideas, interests and learning experiences.
Do you have an idea for a class that would help you? If so, please take a moment to suggest a new class by emailing the following information to bdunlap@cccti.edu.

What type of class would you like to see offered?

  • Administrative (Microsoft Office)
  • Accounting (QuickBooks, Peachtree, etc.)
  • Digital Imaging/Media/Photography
  • PC Literacy, PC Hardware/Repair
  • Professional Certification
  • Web Design/Development
  • Other

What type of class schedule would you prefer?

  • Morning
  • Afternoon
  • Evening
  • One-Day
  • Weekend

What software would be used?

Please provide any other information that you feel may be helpful
(Please include best times/methods to contact you)

Accident and Malpractice Insurances

All CCC&TI students may purchase school-time accident insurance through the college. Students may obtain a brochure form Student Services or the Business Office outlining the cost and coverage. An application form may be obtained from the Business Office.

Special malpractice insurance is required for certain continuing education courses such as: massage therapy, phlebotomy, nurse aide, EMT, paramedic, etc. This fee is not refundable.