Basic Skills

BASIC SKILLS PLUS

Basic-SkillsGET COLLEGE AND CAREER READY WHILE YOU EARN YOUR HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY OR ADULT HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA IN 1 OF 5 AREAS.

Career Pathways

CNA I (Certified Nursing Assistant)
Medical Office Administration: Insurance Certificate
EMT Basic
Industrial Systems Technology
Turfgrass Management

For more information contact:
Career/Transition Coach Leigh Goroski at 919-739-6918.

BASIC SKILLS STUDENT HANDBOOK
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Click here for the Basic Skills Handbook – PDF.

HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY DIPLOMA (HSE)

HSE classes are offered by WCC both on and off campus.

This program is an excellent way for adults 18 and older to find their way back into the system of better paying jobs and higher education. Millions of adults have earned their HSE which is accepted at 97% colleges and universities.

Your future is calling. By completing your HSE test, you can answer that call, and then go to college, get a better job, enjoy the respect you deserve and the accomplishment of earning your high school diploma.

Click on the link below for the GED® Testing Service

www.gedtestingservice.com/finishtheged/

 

For more information contact Sonja Redmon.  Phone: 919-739-6903.


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ADULT HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA (AHS)

AHS classes, offered on campus only, are quality, competency-based courses which prepare adults for higher education or for the workforce. WCC’s AHS program offers more than 30 interesting and challenging classes including such courses as English, Biology, Chemstry. Life and Job Skills and Achieving Postsecondary Pathways to name a few!

For more information contact Lynn Rabhan. Phone: 919-739-6917.

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)

ESL classes are offered both on campus and at off-campus sites to adults who speak English as their second language.  ESL classes focus on group conversation, grammar and writing instruction, reading comprehension, civics, and employment skills.  Over 30 countries have been represented in WCC’s Basic Skills ESL program!

 

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COMPUTER ASSISTED TRAINING (CAT)

The Basic Skills Computer Lab offers state-of-the-art computers in a quiet, relaxed atmosphere.  No prior computer knowledge is necessary.  Software includes instruction in writing, grammar, math, job skills, science, life skills, and the Career Readiness Certificate (CRC). There is no cost to students, and instructors are on hand to assist if necessary.  Some lessons can also be accessed from home on the web!

DISTANCE LEARNING

Do you want to pursue your High School Equivalency (HSE) diploma, Adult High School (AHS) diploma, or Career Readiness Certificate (CRC) but work full-time or have transportation problems?  Do you have access to a computer with Internet and are a motivated, self-starter?  Then online instruction may be the answer.  Through the Basic Skills distance education program, students can pursue a HSE diploma, AHS diploma or CRC using online software through the guidance of on-campus instructors.  There is no cost to enroll in the program.  Contact us for more information.

For more information contact Tiffanie Chase.  Phone: 919-739-6922.