Online Learning: Convenient, Interactive, Enjoyable!
Update your skills, explore various career opportunities, learn a new trade or hobby, or find out how to turn your hobby into a career! Complete any course entirely over the Internet, from your home or office, any time of day or night.
Short-Term Six-Week Courses
Comprehensive, interactive, 6-weeks long Instructor-led courses on the variety of topics that include Professional Enhancement, Personal Enrichment and Career Exploration. New section of each course starts monthly. Courses include lessons, quizzes, 24-hour access, online discussion area, supplemental materials, and more. Courses offered in partnership with ed2go.
Career Training Programs
Learn in-demand job skills in various professional fields. Start any time; work at your own pace. Most programs can be completed in 3 to 6 months. Programs include expert instructor assistance, textbooks and learning materials. Support offered via phone, e-mail or live chat 7 days a week. Programs are offered in partnership with ed2go (formerly Gatlin Education).
Healthcare and Administrative Training with CareerStep, LLC
Prepare for industry-recognized certifications and gain the skills you need to enter the rapidly expanding healthcare and administrative fields! These short-term online training courses offered by Oakton’s Continuing Education and Workforce Development Department in partnership with CareerStep LLC can open up a world of exciting career opportunities. Programs include: Hemodialysis Technician, Medical Transcription, Executive Assistant, and Medical Administrative Assistant with or without EHR, and more. Additional perks: National certification exam vouchers included at no additional cost ($100-$350) and $400 voucher at Best Buy for device of your choice (e.g., Laptop, Ipad, Kindle).