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2017 Noncredit Classes

Classes for Professional and Personal Development

College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Workforce Development and Career Readiness (WDCR) department emphasizes the value of lifelong education and provides a variety of classes and activities to meet the needs and interests of individuals, businesses and industries in the area.

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COA offers WDCR classes at all of our campuses: Edenton-Chowan, Elizabeth City, Roanoke Island (Manteo) and at the Regional Aviation and Technical Training Center (RATTC) in Currituck County.

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Schedules include classes for fun or personal enrichment!

To read about our current noncredit classes, select a campus/semester and download the PDF:


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EMS Training

Emergency Medical Services Training

Emergency Medical Services (EMS) training courses meet both the initial training and Workforce Development and Career Readiness (WDCR) requirements for medical responders within College of The Albemarle’ (COA) service area. […]

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Emergency Public Services Classes

Fire & Rescue Service Training

Fire and Rescue Service Training helps prepare firefighters to serve their communities. Training sessions are held in fire departments throughout our seven-county service area, training you as part of an […]

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HSED Graduation

High School Equivalency

College of The Albemarle’s (COA) High School Equivalency (HSE) is designed for adult students who test above a 9th grade level in math and reading but haven’t obtained a high […]

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Intellectual Disabilities Education program

Intellectual Disabilities Education

College of The Albemarle (COA) offers programs to help persons with learning disabilities enhance their education and life skills. Programs offer the opportunity to experience classes in a college setting, […]

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Basic Law Enforcement Training program

Law Enforcement Training

Basic Law Enforcement Training (BLET) BLET is a 16-week certificate program, typically offered twice a year, and designed to give you the essential skills required for entry-level employment as a […]

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Nurse Aide

Nurse Aide I & II

COA’s Nurse Aide curriculum will prepare you to work under the supervision of licensed nursing professionals in performing nursing care and services for persons of all ages. Course topics include: […]

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