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Professional Development

Career Training Online

Online career training courses will prepare you for a new career or give you the skills necessary to advance in your current career. We offer programs designed to prepare you for the workforce or enhance your skills in your current career. With 13 areas of study and over 300 courses available, you will find the program you need to be successful. Select courses have exam vouchers included in the registration price to complete a certification.

Corporate Training Workshops

In partnership with established instructors from the community, these workshops are built to help you become more successful in not only your career but your personal life as well. 

Legal Studies

This nationally acclaimed program is designed for beginning as well as advanced legal workers. Students will be trained to investigate complex fact patterns, research the law, interview witnesses and assist in preparing cases for courtroom litigation. There are no prerequisites. Successful graduates will receive a Certificate of Completion from USC Aiken.

Project Management Prep

Project management is applicable to all levels of management and all types of businesses and industries. These classes, offered by The Augusta-Aiken Chapter of the Project Management Institute, in partnership with USC Aiken, prepare you to take the Project Management Institute certification exam.  

Safety Management Certificate Program

All ASSP certificate programs are designed so professionals can take a series of courses related to certain occupational safety and health (OSH) topics or concepts, then master those areas and gain expertise. This certification program provides you the continuing education units (CEUs) and training required to become a safety professional.


Personal Enrichment

The Academy for Lifelong Learning 

The Academy for Lifelong Learning is a volunteer-run organization that provides local seniors with a wide range of learning opportunities, tailored to their needs and interests.

Equestrian Online Classes

We offer a variety of different horse-related classes. You may begin your online course at any point in the month; take one course or several at a time. You work at your own pace – there are no completion deadlines. 

Fine Arts

We offer a wide variety of classes for those interested in exploring their artistic abilities. Develop your skills in various mediums, learn to work with a live model, and receive feedback from a highly qualified art instructor. In addition, you can learn the various aspects of photography from choosing the right camera to perfecting your technique.

Languages

We offer courses in conversational spanish and American Sign Language. 

McGrath Computer Learning Center 

The McGrath Computer Learning Center is an independent, all-volunteer organization that teaches adults to use computers and related technology.

Personal Enrichment Online

Learn the fundamentals to almost any topic! We offer self-paced tutorials where you have the option to quickly learn the basics on a topic and build your skills and instructor-led courses for professional development.