Continuing Education Courses

Continuing education is fun! These are short-term, non-credit courses for professional development or personal enrichment presented in a relaxed, flexible format. You will find a pleasant environment, knowledgeable instructors and state-of-the-art equipment as well as reasonable prices. Secure registration is provided for our class offerings.


Some courses are just better in the classroom such as ceramics or painting. Seasonal and specialty classes are usually taught in a classroom environment as well.

Health Sciences

STNA Course


Course Summary — This course will prepare you to become a State Tested Nurse Aide (STNA) with classroom, simulated lab and clinical experience in bedside nursing care such as bathing, measurement of vital signs, ambulation of residents/patients and assistance with all aspects of activities of daily living (ADL).

Classes will start May 2, 2016, and will be held at Central Campus in room 103. Click Here to view the course schedule.

For more information, contact Kim Fitzpatrick at or 800.628.7722 x4684.


A wide variety of continuing education courses are offered online that you can take in the comfort of your home or other convenient surroundings. If you need computer or internet access, take advantage of the computers in the Library on any campus.

Command Spanish Online


Southern State’s Workforce Development & Community Services division is an Authorized e-Training Affiliate of Command Spanish Online and offers various occupational Spanish courses.

Program Summary — These programs are self-paced (you can start and stop any lesson at any time to fit your schedule), non-teacher-led, asynchronous (you can start the course on any day at any hour), based on adult education principles and require no prior knowledge of spanish!

Certification — Upon completion of a course, you will have immediate access to (and will be able to print) your own personalized Certificate of Completion.

Program Fee — $69 per course

Registration — Register at

Available Courses

Authorized e-Training Affiliate of Command Spanish Online

Ed2Go Online Courses

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Learn a specific skill on almost any topic (business, computer applications, design, health care and technology just to name a few) through a convenient Ed2Go online course.

Program Summary — These internet-based courses are highly interactive and led by expert instructors, many of whom are nationally known authors. The courses are fun, fast and affordable. New sessions start monthly and typically take only two to four hours per week.

Program Fee — $95 per course (some courses run lower/higher depending on certification offered)

Registration — Register at For more information, please contact Kim Fitzpatrick at 800.628.7722 x4684 or

Available Courses

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University Alliance Continuing Education
100% Online Professional Education Programs

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Reaching your career goals has never been so convenient! Video-based online programs in today’s most popular fields empower you with cutting-edge skills from world-class universities you trust including Villanova University, Michigan State University, the University of San Francisco and the University of Vermont. Exploring today’s most in-demand business topics including six sigma, project management, supply chain management and leadership just to name a few, these interactive courses are an ideal way to distinguish yourself with the essential skills you need to meet your career goals.

Program Summary — These programs are 100% online with no campus attendance required allowing you to attend class anytime, anywhere with 24/7 access and no mandatory login times. The courses use the latest e-learning technology, including streaming video lectures and interactive online simulations allowing you to visualize key points. You can download weekly lectures in MP3 and MP4 format and go mobile. Customer service and 24/7 tech support resources are offered free of charge.

Registration — Request more information or register at

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University Alliance Continuing Education

W.I.T.S. World Instructor Training Schools

Personal Trainer

Get the knowledge you need to start or enhance your fitness business and career through engaging, interactive and mentored courses. You can also renew your certifications through CEC’s.

Program Summary — These courses are guided by a live instructor each week. Your student workbook includes a library of resources for you to use and weekly pop quizzes will help make sure you are digesting the material.

Registration — For more information or to register, please contact Kim Fitzpatrick at 800.628.7722 x4684 or

Available Courses

WITS Educational Excellence for Fitness Professionals