Skills Training Programs

Certified Nursing Assistant

The Nursing Assistant Program is designed to meet the growing needs of the community’s healthcare system. It prepares students in the theoretical and clinical practice of nursing assistance. Successful completers are eligible to take the certification exams for nursing assistants. Areas of employment include care in clinics, doctor’s offices, home health services, hospice and laboratories. Find more information here.

Medication Assistant

The Medication Assistant Program is designed to complete in four weeks. The training prepares students to administer routine medications to patients in nursing facilities, assisted living environments, correctional institutions and more.

Office Careers

The Office Careers Program prepares students to perform the duties of administrative assistants. Instruction is provided in Microsoft Office applications, data entry, medical office procedures, records management, business calculations, accounting, career development and customized computer courses. For more information, call Baisha Woody at 256-549-8234.

Truck Driving

The Truck Driving program teaches students to drive trucks and buses, delivery vehicles and other commercial vehicles. Successful completers earn a Class A Commercial Driver’s License. Find more information here.


The Welding Program prepares individuals to unite or separate parts by heating, using a variety of techniques and equipment such as brazing, arc, gas and laser operations. For more information, call the Skills Training Center at 256-549-8638.