Exam Prep, Licensures, Professional Certifications

Corporate and Continuing Education helps students achieve professional goals of knowledge, skill or ability through established non-degree programs in college completion, industry-specific competencies or requirements and nationally recognized exam preparation. Choose from an expanded number of industry-specific programs to assist in entering a career field, getting ahead and validating job skills. Short-term and more advanced programs, including those available online, offer professional development to earn Continuing Education Units (CEU) or to keep credentials up to date.

The Job and Career Enhancement Certifications webpage at cpcc.edu/cce/job-and-career-enhancement/certifications lists some of the college's offerings for certificates, certifications, exams and exam prep or professional licensure.

Course offerings change in response to relevant learning needs. Courses and programs are added and updated regularly to match current and future workforce development and employer demands in the Charlotte region. Areas of study include the categories above.

For help finding particular courses or programs of interest, contact Customer Service and Registration for Corporate and Continuing Education at 704.330.4223.

The list below is non-inclusive and programming is subject to change, based on industry demand and individual career planning. Check for additional courses and those available by request by contacting Customer Service and Registration for Corporate and Continuing Education at 704.330.4223.

Business, Finance and Insurance Topics

Certified Financial Planner (CFP®)
Certified Internal Auditor Exam Prep
Certified Mortgage Lending Specialist
Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) Prep Review: Fundamental Payroll Certification-FPC
Human Resources (PHR/SPHR and GPHR)
Mortgage Loan Originator Licensure Prep
N.C. Accident, Sickness and Health Agent Licensure Prep
N.C. Casualty Insurance Agent Licensure Prep
N.C. Life Insurance Agent Licensure Prep
N.C. Property Insurance Agent Licensure Prep
Notary - Electronic Notary Certification
Professional Bookkeeper Certificate
QuickBooks Certified User Exam Prep

Contact the Corporate Learning Center at 704.330.4660 for custom group training certifications, including FINRA Series 6 and 63 Licensure Prep and FINRA Series 7 Review.

Check the listings below for popular exam prep, licensure and certifications in computer information and technology. Many additional offerings are available, including online sessions (six or 12-week sessions) with flexible starting dates and the convenience of learning on one's own schedule. For additional information and course listings, contact Customer Service and Registration for Corporate and Continuing Education at 704.330.4223.

Computer and Information Technology Topics

CAD

AutoCAD Certificate

AutoCAD
AutoCAD Advanced
AutoCAD for 3D Drawing and Modeling
Basic Blueprint Reading for CAD

Revit Architecture Certificate

Core Java Programming Certificate

Core Java
Enterprise Java

Data Management and Analytics

Advanced SQL
Beginning T-SQL with MS SQL Server
Data Analytics with SQL (Structured Query Language) Server Certificate
Database Administration Fundamentals

Data Analytics with Excel Certificate

Data Analysis and Business Modeling with Excel
Excel Advanced
Excel Basic
Excel Intermediate

Digital Photographer Certificate
 
Infrastructure

CompTIA A+ Certification Prep
CompTIA Project+
CompTIA Network+ Certification Prep

ITIL Foundations
IT Project Management Certificate

Microsoft Server 2012 R2 Certificate

Installing and Configuring Windows Server 2012 R2
Networking Fundamentals
Security Fundamentals

Power BI Certificate

Beginning T-SQL
Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse Fundamentals

Power BI Intro
Power BI Advanced

Programming and Web Development

Programming Fundamentals with C#/.NET Certificate

Software Development Fundamentals
Beginning Object Oriented Programming with C#/.NET
.NET Framework

SAS Programming Certificate

Advanced SAS Programming
Base SAS Programming

Statistics with the Power of SAS

Web Development Fundamentals with JavaScript/Node.JS/Mongo Certificate

Beginning Node.js
MongoDB Fundmentals
Programming in HTML5 with JavaScript and CSS3

Web Marketing and Design Certificate

Internet Marketing Fundamentals
Principles of Web Design with HTML/CSS

This list is non-inclusive and programming is subject to change, based on industry demand and individual career planning. Check for additional courses and those available by request by contacting Customer Service and Registration for Corporate and Continuing Education at 704.330.4223.

Healthcare Topics

Aging Studies Certificate
Assisted Living Administrator
Certified Professional Coder (CPC)
Healthcare Activity Director
Natural Hair Care Certification

For custom group training certifications, contact the Corporate Learning Center at 704.330.4660.

This list is non-inclusive and programming is subject to change, based on industry demand and individual career planning. Check for other courses, including online courses, by contacting Customer Service and Registration for Corporate and Continuing Education at 704.330.4223.

Management and Operations Topics

Business Analysis Plus Certificate
Lean Enterprise Specialist Certification
Project Management

Project Management (Applied) with PMI PMP/CAPM 
Project Management, Concentration in Agile - Agile Certified Practitioner Exam Prep (PMI-ACP)
Project Management, Concentration in Business Analysis

Professional Bookkeeper Certification
QuickBooks™ Certified User: Exam Review and Certification Exam


For custom group training in certifications, contact the Corporate Learning Center at 704.330.4660.

This list is non-inclusive and programming is subject to change to meet industry and individual demand. Check for additional courses and those available by request by contacting Customer Service and Registration for Corporate and Continuing Education at 704.330.4223.

For custom group training certifications, contact the Corporate Learning Center at 704.330.4660.

Manufacturing and Production Topics

American Welding Society (AWS) - Certifications and Exam Prep
Career Readiness Certificate
Certified Supply Chain Professional Exam Prep (APICS/CSCP)
*Engineering Technologies - Certifications and Exam Prep
Forklift Certification
Production Management (PMP® and CAPM®)
Six Sigma - Black Belt and Green Belt Certifications
*Supply Chain Management - Production and Inventory Management (APICS/CPIM)
 

*CPCC college credit curriculum programs offer certifications in areas marked with an asterisk. For information about the curriculum programs, contact the CPCC Information Center at 704.330.2722 or visit CPCC Programs of Study.

These lists are non-inclusive and programming is subject to change, based on industry demand and individual career planning. Check for additional courses and those available by request by contacting Customer Service and Registration for Corporate and Continuing at 704.330.4223.

For custom group training certifications, contact the Corporate Learning Center at 704.330.4660.

Transport and Automotive Topics

N.C. Commercial Drivers License
Learning to Drive a Commercial Truck Class "A" (CDLA)

N.C. Independent Auto Dealer
Initial License
License Renewal

N.C. State Auto Inspections
Vehicle Emissions Inspection OBD II, Initial Certification
Vehicle Emissions Inspection OBD II, Re-certification
Vehicle Safety Inspection, Initial
Vehicle Safety Inspection, Re-certification

This list is non-inclusive and programming is subject to change, based on industry demand and individual career planning.

Check for additional courses and those available by request by contacting Customer Service and Registration for Corporate and Continuing Education at 704.330.4223.

For custom group training certifications, contact the Corporate Learning Center at 704.330.4660

Other Topics

Commercial Contractor Exam Review
Natural Hair Care Certification
N.C. Career Readiness Certificate (CRC)
N.C. Real Estate Broker Licensure Prep
Residential Contractors Exam Review
ServSafe ® Training and Exam Prep
Substitute Teacher Certificate