Workforce Development & Training

Want to train your employees? Want to upgrade your own skills? You are in the right place.

Continuing Education and Customized Training (CECT)

Train your employees

The training professionals with CECT know what it takes to upskill your workforce. Investing in your employees is one of the best ways to ensure your business stays competitive. Training can be completely customized for your needs and offered on-site, on campus, or online.

Train yourself

With many opportunities for in-person and online training, you can improve your skills and move ahead in your career. Please note that most of these courses are non-credit, so they do not qualify for financial aid.

Online Courses

Explore online courses offered by Dakota County Technical College and Inver Hills Community College.

Whatever your interest or career need, you are likely to find it here, including business, management, accounting, Microsoft Office, language, construction, trades, I.T., writing, and more.

Class A CDL Training

The Commercial Driver Academy will get you on the road, with online theory and flexible scheduling to complete your training.


Choose Your Program

Health Care

Nursing assistant, phlebotomy, limited scope x-ray, pharmacy tech, medication aide.

Manufacturing & Trades

Study for your boiler license test, learn welding, and more.

Transportation & Safety

Class B CDL, driving skills, motorcycle, MN Commercial Vehicle Inspection, and more.