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Continuing Education Programs by College

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​Listed below are the continuing education, or noncredit, programs offered at the colleges of DCCCD. This list does not include online courses. To find current class offerings, you can search for classes on eConnect or browse our continuing education class schedules.

Contact the Continuing Education Office at the college offering the program that interests you for additional information. Unfamiliar with our locations? Check out our maps and directions.

Looking for courses to give you credit toward a degree? Check out our credit programs.

Allied Health

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
ACPE Approved IV Technician Certificate      X
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)X      
Anatomy and Physiology  O   
Certified Nurses AidXXXX  
CMA/RMA Exam Review      X O
Community Health Care Worker   X   
CPRXXXXXX
Dental AssistingX X   X   X
Diagnostic Imaging   X    
EKG TechnicianX X X   
Emergency Medical TechnicianX   X   
Health Care Informatics      X O
Home Health Care & Hospice AideX      
Insurance Coding and BillingX X X OX X X X O
LVN Refresher   X    
Medical Administrative Assistant/Secretary      X O
Medical Assisting   X   X O
Medical Interpretation   X    
Medical Law and Ethics O    
Medical Staff Training   X   
Medical TerminologyX X X O X X X X O
Medication Aide   X   X
Optical Dispensing   X    
Patient Care AssistantX  X    
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)X      
Pharmacy Technician Certification ReviewX X      
Pharmacy Technician, Community (Retail) X   X  X O
Pharmacy Technician, Institutional (Hospital)     X O
Phlebotomy TechnicianX  X X X  X
Physical Therapy AideX   X  
RN Refresher   X    
Sterile Processing   X   
Veterinary Technician Assistant  X     
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Automotive and Truck Driving

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Automotive X X     
CDL Truck Driving Training    
Diesel Mechanic X     
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Business and Management

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
AccountingX OX X XX X
Business Law X   X  X
Business Writing  O XXX
Communication Skills for Managers  O    X
Critical Thinking and Problem Solving  O    
Customer Service Training X XX X
Entrepreneurial StudiesX X X X X X
Finance and Accounting for Non-Financial Managers   X  
Financial Management X O  XX X
Green Business ManagementX      
Human Resource Management X   X  X
Leadership, Supervisory and ManagementX X OX X X X
Lean Training X X   X
Mediation Certificate   X   
Office Assistant   X    X
Payroll Certification (Fundamentals and Management)     X 
Project ManagementX X   XX
Small BusinessX OX  X XX X O
Team Building X    X
Time Management      X
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Community and Personal Development

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Dog Obedience      X
Retirement PlanningX     X X
Sports and FitnessX X X X X X X
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Computer Training

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
AIX Operating Systems X     
Beginning ComputersX OX X X X X X
Cloud Computing X  X  
Computer Aided Design (CAD/CADD) X X  X X
CiscoX O    X X
CompTIAX O    X X
Computer BasicsX OX OX O X X X X
Computer ProgrammingX O O   X X
Customer Service Skills — Support Help Desk      X
Game/Simulation      X
Graphic DesignX OX   X X
Home-Based Business Computing      X
InternetX OX    X X
JavaX O O  X X
KeyboardingX O X X X X X
Linux/UNIXX O    XX
Microsoft Academy     X X
MS Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Access)X OX O X OX OXX OX O
Multimedia Developer     X X
Object-Oriented Concepts, Design, AnalysisX O    XX
Operating SystemsX O X   X X
Oracle   X    
Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP)X       
Web DevelopmentX O X   X X
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Construction

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Plumbing and Pipefitting     X  
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Corporate Services/Customized Business Solutions and Training

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Corporate Services/Customized Business Solutions and TrainingX X X X X X X
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Dance, Music and Visual Arts

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Children's ArtX   X X  
Creative WritingX  X   X
DanceX X   X X X
Dramatic Arts (film, lighting, performance, voice) XXX X  
Fiber ArtsX       
Jewelry-makingX   X X 
MusicX XXX X X X
PhotographyX X   X X X
Pressed Dry Flower Art (Oshibana)     X 
Radio/Television Broadcast Technology     X  
Studio Art (painting, drawing, pottery)X  XX X X
Youth ProgramsX XX X XX
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Event Planning

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Commercial Floral Design    X   
Event and Wedding PlanningX O   X  X
Floral DesignX    X   
Meeting and Event Management      X
Travel, Tourism and ManagementX O     X
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Fashion Design

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Modeling    X  
SewingX  X    
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Food Service

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Certified Food ManagerX   X    
Sommelier   X    
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Green/Ecology

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Energy Conservation   X   
Green Residential Building X O     
LEED Certification X      
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Guided Studies

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
College Success PrepX O XX    
GED PrepX OX X X X X X
GED Prep in SpanishX  X X X X X
GMAT PrepX     X
GRE PrepX    XX
SAT PrepXX     
TAKS Math Performance  X     
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Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) XX     
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Horticulture

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Gardening With the MastersX     X  
Horticulture      X
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International Business and Trade

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
International Affairs      O
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Language Institute

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
American Sign Language    X  
English as a Second Language (ESL/ESOL)X X X X X X X
Foreign Language CoursesX  X X X X X
Occupational Accent/PronunciationX    X X
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Manufacturing/Machining

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Computer Numerical Control (CNC)  X  X  X
Industrial Maintenance  X X  X
Machine Shop Training  X XX X
Manual Lathe   XX  X
Manual Mill   XX  X
Mechatronics  X    
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Project Management

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
CAPM Exam Review     X  
Computer CoursesX    XX
Project Management Program XO  X X
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Protective Services

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Fire Academy X  X    
Law Enforcement X X X    
Private Security Training   X    
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Real Estate

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Appraisal: Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP)     X  
Real Estate MCE   X X X
Real Estate Program X    X X
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Sports and Fitness

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Personal TrainerX      
Sports and FitnessX X X X X X X
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Teacher Certification (Alternative)

Program offered on campus=X
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
Alternative Teacher Certification    X   
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Welding

Program offered on campus=XM
Part or all of program also offered online=O
 BrookhavenCedar ValleyEastfieldEl CentroMountain ViewNorth LakeRichland
WeldingX XX X X  
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