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Professional and Personal Development

College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Workforce Development and Career Readiness (WDCR) department, formerly Continuing Education, provides occupational, academic, avocational and practical skills classes for people 18 years of age or older and for those who need vocational or professional retraining and upgrading, and workshops.

Learn about the wide variety of classes we offer at our campus locations in Barco, Edenton, Elizabeth City and Manteo.


Featured Classes


EMS Training

Emergency Medical Services Training

Emergency Medical Services Program 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 […]

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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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Manicuring

Manicuring/Nail Technology

College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Manicuring/Nail Technology curriculum provides competency-based knowledge, scientific/artistic principles and hands-on fundamentals associated with the nail technology industry. The curriculum provides a simulated salon environment that […]

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Customized Training

NC Customized Training

Build Your Best Workforce with Customized Training College of The Albemarle (COA) is committed to providing education that has a positive impact on our region’s economy. What better way to […]

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Nurse Aide

Nurse Aide I & II

Nurse Aid Program 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 […]

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Phlebotomy program

Phlebotomy (Noncredit)

Phlebotomy Program College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Phlebotomy classes provide theory and clinical experiences needed for the proper collection of blood and other specimens used for diagnostic testing. Emphasis is […]

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