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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 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:

Featured Classes

AHA Training Center

American Heart Association™ Training

College of The Albemarle (COA) operates the only American Heart Association (AHA) Training Center in the area and offers a variety of classes for both the general public and medical […]

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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

College of The Albemarle’s (COA) 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 […]

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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 […]

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

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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