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Online Learning

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Online Non-Credit Courses
Workforce Development & Continuing Education at Virginia Highlands Community College offers online courses so you can learn at home or in the office 24 hours a day seven days a week. You can take courses according to your own schedule and receive your results instantly. Online classes eliminate extra cost and allow you to work at your own pace.

ed2go Instructor Led



  • Professional development and personal enrichment
  • Sessions start monthly
  • Convenient six-week format Interactive learning environment
  • Instructors lead each course
  • Award of completion with passing score

ed2go Career Training

Ed2go (formerly Gatlin Education Services),

  • Prepare for industry certification or start a new career
  • Start Anytime
  • Many programs competed in less than six months
  • In-depth study, all learning materials provided
  • Personal Instructor assistance
  • Certificate of completion awarded with passing score



Workforce Training & Continuing Education at VHCC in partnership with Protrain Online is your solution for Green/Renewable Energy training! Train for a new career all with a focus on green, clean-tech, and sustainable business practices. A major shift to renewable energy and energy efficiency is expected to produce at millions of new jobs and environmentally friendly "green jobs" over the next three decades. Start training today for the jobs of tomorrow! 

Technology Ed

Technology Ed is a leading provider of instructor-led courses in science, engineering, and technology management. We occupy a niche area by equipping students with knowledge necessary to position themselves for the high growth jobs of the 21st century. Topics such as polymers and materials, environmental and wastewater treatment, nanotechnology, wireless technologies, and biomedical applications are available. We are a member of the American Association for Adult and Continuing Education.

U Got Class

UGotClass - These online certificates and courses are provided by expert instructors and build skills for the 21st Century. Online learning is a fun, enjoyable and productive way to learn. Millions of people are learning online each year. You will engage with, and get to know, the instructor and fellow participants. The content (readings, audio lectures, slides) and self quizzes are accessible for the entire course, so you can work ahead, or go back and review again, at your convenience. Business, Communication, Leadership, Management, Training and Education, and Training for K12 Teachers are just a few of the numerous course offerings.

Contact the Workforce Development Coordinator at (276)739-2496 or email