From Self Defense to Spanish for Farmers, WCC Offers Variety of Con Ed Classes

Wayne Community College Continuing Education will offer courses this spring that fill a range of needs from developing skills for the workplace to exploring personal interests.

For just $35, anyone can learn Jewelry Creation, Spring Flower Arranging, Self Defense, or Cardio-Kick Boxing. For more information on these “Leisure/Recreational” courses, contact Lisa Newkirk at (919) 739-6931 or

Upcoming “Occupational Extension” courses include Administrative Assistant Certification, A+ Certification Preparation/Computer Repair, Adobe Photoshop CS6 (two classes: one hybrid and one online), Digital Photography/Photo Correction, InDesign CS6 (online), Photoshop CS6 (online), Preparing and Delivering Effective Presentations Part I and Part II, American Sign Language I, Basic Plumbing I, i-Pad I, Notary Public Education, Real Estate Pre-Licensing, Spanish for Farmers, Workplace Spanish I, and Today’s Teller. A number of slow-paced computer classes are also available, including Introduction to Microsoft Office 2010, Introduction to Microsoft Office 2013, and Introduction to Windows 8.

Cost for these Occupational Extension classes range from $70 to $180, depending on the length of the course. Students may register for these classes through Jan. 24. Contact Monica Edwards at (919) 739-6933 or for details.

Students may register and pay in advance at the Continuing Education Division’s Customer Service Desk in the Walnut Building on the college’s main campus, by clicking on “Registration” at, or at the first class session.

All of the seated courses will be held on the college’s main campus in Goldsboro.

Wayne Community College is a public, two-year college with an open-door admission policy located in Goldsboro, N.C. As it works to develop a highly skilled and competitive workforce, it serves 15,000 individuals annually as well as businesses, industry and community organizations with high quality, affordable, accessible learning opportunities, including more than 100 college credit programs.