Community Education

Lifelong Learning and Professional Development

Current Community Education Class Offerings

Helena College Community Education and Workforce Development extends the resources of the college by providing a wide range of high quality non-credit training and educational opportunities, developed and delivered in response to the community – for individuals, businesses, and families.

Enrichment programs allow individuals to pursue quality education and explore interests through an ever-changing array of short courses in:

  • Painting, drawing, creative writing, foreign languages
  • Digital photography, basic computers, knife building, welding
  • Wildland firefighting, small business class
  • Professional development and career training courses and more

Our non-credit professional certificate programs and professional development courses are designed to help each individual reach his/her full potential, whether you are new the workforce, enhancing your current career, or working to meet licensure/certification requirements. Courses are designed to meet industry standards and many prepare you to test for state and national certification. A wide array of our career training certificate courses are offered online while courses such as our Reserve Officer Training, Certified Nursing Assistant, Certified Clinical Medical Assistant, Pharmacy Technician and Phlebotomy Technician are offered in a traditional classroom setting.

Classes are offered on an ongoing and continuous basis. They range in length from one hour to 30+ hours in duration and may be eligible for college credit or continuing education units. Our courses are affordable and convenient for your lifestyle. We offer evening, weekend, lunchtime and online courses to meet the needs of working professionals and families. For a listing of our current course offerings, view our website at, click on Continuing Education and view the Continuing Education classes. To register for classes, please use our convenient, online registration or call Continuing Education at 406-447-6946.

For more information please contact:

Director of Community Education and Workforce Development
(406) 447-6944

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