Programs and Classes

Find the short-term training you need through PCC's Continuing Education division. For additional information, click the individual link. We look forward to working with you and we wish you every success!

Career Training

Prepare for employment by with short-term training that leads to national, state, or industry-recognized certifications. Courses include free orientations and possible financial aid for Certified Production Technician, Certified Logistics Technician, OSHA Training, Siemens Level I, as well as Notary, ServSafe, HVAC, and Electrical Contractors courses.


Interested in a Healthcare career? PCC offers courses in CPR, Nurse Aide I, II, and Refresher, Medication Aide, Medication Technician, and Cardiovascular Technician/Monitor!

College and Career Readiness (Adult Basic Skills)

PCC's Adult Basic Skills program offers FREE classes to those interested in preparing for the high school equivalency exam or simply needing to improve reading, writing, and basic math skills. Classes are also available in English as a Second Language! Online, as well as day and evening face-to-face classes offered!

Job Seeking Classes

Let the PCC team help you improve your job seeking skills with free computer classes and other tools to ensure you are ready to enter or re-enter the workforce!

Online Education

Consider online classes with PCC! We offer Medical Coding & Billing, Medical Transcription Editor, Medical Administrative Assistant with Electronic Health Records, Microsoft Excel and Word Blackboard courses as well as an array of classes through Ed2Go, with hundreds of topics from Anatomy to Languages to Web Design!

Public Safety Training

PCC offers a nationally accredited Paramedic program, as well as Fire/Rescue and Law Enforcement Education!

Small Business Center & Free Seminars

Are you considering a new business venture or expansion? Do you need some help making your existing business more profitable? Could you or your employees benefit from additional FREE training? If you answered yes to any of these questions PCC's Small Business Center can help you.

Customized Training

Focused on fostering and supporting the success of local companies, PCC offers assistance with skills assessment, skills training, job profiling, and training funding!

Career and College Promise

Short-term CCP options coming soon!

Teacher and Educator Training

PCC provides courses for teacher renewal credit with online classes through Ed2Go!

Free Courses

Updated information coming soon!

Personal Enrichment and Professional Development

 PCC is committed to offering lifelong learning opportunities that afford you the venue for meeting your personal goals!

Continuing Education

PCC's Continuing Education Division offers noncredit classes for personal or professional interests. Although college credit is limited (only advanced manufacturing courses have credit-by-exam options), you'll have the opportunity to earn career readiness units, certification, industry recognized credential, or other evidence of class completion for meeting your personal and professional development goals.

Dr. Doris W. Carver, Vice President, Continuing Education (336) 322-2111

Tracey Brandon, Dean, Occupational Extension and
Correction Education (366) 599-0032

Debra Harlow, Dean, Adult Basic Skills (336) 322-2157

Angela Webb, Interim Dean, Workforce Development (336) 322-2160

Heather Albert, Director/Instructor, EMS and Fire Programs (336) 694-8052

Jody Blackwell, Director, Small Business Center and
Customized Training Programs (336) 599-6622

Cori Lindsay, Economic Development/Small Business Center-Caswell (336) 694-4013 

Nancy Oberman, Director/Instructor, Law Enforcement Training (336) 694-4013

Lori Watlington, Associate Director, Workforce Development (Allied Health) (336) 694-8080