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Want to enjoy the convenience of online learning without worrying about grades or the commitment of a semester-length course?

New River Community College Workforce Development partners with nationally-known online learning providers to provide you a wide range of options.

Click on the links below to browse online course offerings and follow registration instructions.

Workforce and Professional Development

NRCC ed2go

students The online courses offered in partnership with ed2go are instructor-facilitated. These courses are informative, fun, convenient and highly interactive. The instructors are known for their ability to create warm and supportive communities of learners. All courses run for six weeks. Courses are project-oriented and include lessons, quizzes, hands-on assignments, discussion areas, supplementary links and more. Students have the option of completing these courses entirely from home or work and at any time of the day or night.

JER Online

pick up courses onlineIn collaboration with JER Online (JER), NRCC Workforce Development offers online career training courses designed to provide the skills necessary for today’s high-demand occupations. The JER Online program features high-quality instructor-led as well as self-directed online courses and certificate programs. Choose a course of study from over 45 different subject areas from our online course catalog and take your learning needs to a new level. Enroll today—start anytime or choose from a fixed start date. All that is needed to take our courses is an e-mail address, web browser and reliable Internet access.

Go Green - Environmental and Sustainability Courses

NRCC JER Green Education and Sustainability

go greenThe opportunity for you to locate a growing number of Green Education and Sustainability courses and certificates is just one click away.

The sustainable development of new technologies that address environmental issues and policies requires a wide variety of training. Both general, informational courses and technical certificates are included in our online catalog. Many of the programs listed are approved by governing bodies such as the U.S. Green Building Council and meet stringent development requirements. Courses are geared for anytime, anywhere learning and application.

Green/ Renewable Energy ProTrain

go greenProTrain offers online courses and certificate programs in "GREEN" Training/Renewable Energy Training, Green Supply Chain/Sustainability, Smart Home Technology, Tax Professional Training, Hotel Sales and Catering Manager, Audio Technician, Financial Risk Manager, HRCI/PHR, AutoCAD, Fiber Optics Technician and much more! ProTrain

Go Pro - SPECIALIZED Professional Training and Certificate Programs

NRCC Income Tax School

The Income Tax School’s online courses address the new IRS tax preparer regulation and the Continuing Professional Education (CPE) requirements for the tax and finance professional.

NRCC ProTrain

 studentsIn addition to their Green and Renewable energy offerings, NRCC’s partnership with ProTrain provides you with access to courses and certifications in subjects ranging from accounting and financial services to healthcare and allied health.

Personal Development and Enrichment

ed2go Personal Development

student What about something just for you? ed2go’s convenient, online personal development courses can help you enrich your life with instruction in topics like growing your own edible garden, digital photography and starting a small business.


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