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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 the Edenton-Chowan Campus, Elizabeth City Campus, Roanoke Island Campus and Regional Aviation and Technical Training Center 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:

Featured Classes

English as a Second Language Program

English as a Second Language

College of The Albemarle’s (COA) English as a Second Language (ESL) is a course designed for English Language Learners (ELL) who want to fluently speak, read and write the English […]

About English as a Second Language
Tourism and Hospitality Certifications

Hospitality & Tourism

College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Workforce Development and Career Readiness (WDCR) at the Roanoke Island Campus offers three certifications for the hospitality and tourism industry: Reservations, Housekeeping and Maintenance. Search […]

About Hospitality & Tourism
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) designed to give you the essential skills required for entry-level employment as a law […]

About Law Enforcement Training
Motorcycle Safety Class

Motorcycle Safety

Learn to Ride In College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Motorcycle Safety course, you’ll learn to ride in an atmosphere proven to reduce risks. Most self-taught riders are unaware of the […]

About Motorcycle Safety
Nurse Aide

Nurse Aide I & II

College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Nurse Aide program is offered by the Workforce Development and Career Readiness (WDCR) department. Our curriculum will prepare you to work under the supervision of […]

About Nurse Aide I & II
Human Services Technology program

Small Business Center

College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Small Business Center (SBC) offers the information and assistance you’ll need to succeed with your small business, including help with marketing, sales, bookkeeping and management. […]

About Small Business Center