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Meet our Online Partners

You look to WCC to provide training for in-demand skills. In addition to our on-campus classes, we assess demand for online options and partner with a select group of highly reputable companies to provide classes that are more flexible and do not require travel to campus. Each partner's classes are structured differently. Here is an overview of how each works:

  • Monthly start date (3rd Wednesday)
  • Register up to 10 days after start date
  • Classes run over a 6-week period
  • Content is equivalent to 24 contact hours
  • 12 lessons, posted Wednesdays & Fridays
  • Ten days to complete each lesson
  • Optional quizzes
  • Instructor-monitored
  • No synchronous class meetings
  • Course materials provided

Teaching and Education (SCECH) Classes


 

  • Classes start 1st Monday of the Month
  • Register by the Friday after (some exceptions)
  • Most courses offered 4 times/year
  • Classes run over a 4-week period
  • 1 week = 1 unit
  • For each unit, students review narrated slides, do reading assignments, ask questions of the instructor, participate in discussion boards, and take an optional unit quiz.
  • No synchronous class meetings
  • Course materials provided

Available Classes


 

  • Self-Paced
  • Choose your own start date
  • Register 1 week before start date
  • 6 months access to course
  • Work through the lessons at your own pace
  • Success Coach available via email
  • No synchronous class meetings
  • Course materials provided

Business & Technology Classes
Healthcare, Human & Social Services Classes
Manufacturing & Advanced Technology Classes


 

  • Certificate Programs
  • 5 start dates/year (Mondays)
  • Register 5 days before start date
  • Classes run over a 7-week period
  • Significant reading and writing assignments
  • Required participation in online discussions
  • Required weekly tests; minimum passing scores
  • No synchronous class meetings
  • Additional cost for course materials

Center for Legal Studies Classes


 

  • Live synchronous online instruction
  • Hundreds of Online LIVE classes to choose from
  • Half-day, full-day and multiple-day courses
  • The largest Guaranteed-to-Run course schedule in the world
  • Access industry-recognized training with authorized courseware from Microsoft, Cisco, Citrix, CompTIA and other leading technology vendors
  • Learn from top-tier instructors
  • Labs on Demand give you online access to client and server technologies – test, apply and hone your skills on real equipment accessed over the Internet
  • Reinforce learning by accessing labs before and after class


Technology Requirements for these programs include access to a Mac or Windows computer, Internet access, and an email account. Adobe Flash player and pdf reader are also widely used. Many courses provide audio elements, so speakers or headphones/earbuds are needed. The ability to download and submit documents, usually in .doc or .rtf format, is another common expectation.

Is Online training for you? If you are self-directed, need more flexible timeframes for completing coursework, and prefer setting your own time to work through lessons, Online training can be your path to success.