Classes for Professional Development and Personal Enrichment
College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Workforce Development and Career Readiness, formerly Continuing Education, places an emphasis on the value of lifelong learning. Students 18 years of age and older can pursue a range of noncredit classes, and although you won’t receive college credit, you’ll have the opportunity to meet professional or personal development goals.
Through our varied programs, you can:
- Train for a new career
- Become qualified for job advancement
- Earn credits to maintain your licensure/certification
- Learn a new hobby or explore your creativity
Search Noncredit Classes
Classes are offered at all of our campuses — Dare, Edenton-Chowan, Elizabeth City and Currituck County — and vary by semester. Be sure to check out the current schedule.
- Adult High School Program
- American Heart Association™ Training
- Emergency Medical Services Training
- English as a Second Language
- Fire & Rescue Service Training
- High School Equivalency
- Hospitality & Tourism
- Intellectual Disabilities Education
- Law Enforcement Training
- Manicuring/Nail Technology
- Marine Diesel Engine Repair
- Motorcycle Safety
- NC Customized Training
- Nurse Aide I & II
- Pharmacy Technician
- Phlebotomy (Noncredit)
- Small Business Center
- Truck Driver Training
COA also offers a range of noncredit online classes through Ed2Go™. These allow you to master new skills from wherever, whenever.
If you're sponsoring a student's registration, you'll need to register by phone or in person at your campus. A sponsor can be an employer, parent, agency or anyone who's registering a student.
A full refund is provided to students who drop a class at least one day before the class start date. A 75 percent refund may be available to students who complete 10 percent or less of the class.
Have questions about a particular continuing education program or personal enrichment course? Please call 252-335-0821 ext. 2250.
|COA – Edenton-Chowan Workforce Development and Career Readiness||252-335-0821 ext. 2250|
|COA – Elizabeth City Workforce Development and Career Readiness||252-335-0821 ext. 2250|
|COA – Dare Workforce Development and Career Readiness||Sherri May 252-473-2264 ext. 7511 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|College and Career Readiness Center||252-335-0821 ext. 2242 or ext. 2253|
|Certification/Licensing||252-335-0821 ext. 2250|
|Customized Industry Training||Robin Zinsmeister 252-335-0821 ext. 2362 email@example.com|
|Ed2Go Online Classes||252-335-0821 ext. 2250|
|Emergency Medical Services Training||252-335-0821 ext. 2250|
|EMS and Paramedic Training||252-335-0821 ext. 2418|
|Fire/Rescue Training||Billy Bass 252-335-0821 ext. 2422 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Law Enforcement Training||Cheryl Griffin 252-335-0821 ext. 2210 email@example.com|
|NC Customized Training||Rachelle Gunter 252-335-0821 ext. 2231 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Nurse Aide||Megan Bohn 252-335-0821 ext. 2257 email@example.com|
|Small Business Center Training||Ginger O'Neal 252-335-0821 ext. 2370 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Small Business Center Consulting and Startups||Ginger O'Neal 252-335-0821 ext. 2370 email@example.com|