Community Education

Shelton State’s Community Education program offers short term, non-credit courses to meet the changing needs of the people in the west Alabama area.  
Whether you are looking for a new career path or add value to your current employment skills, we have the classes that work for you. Please contact us about classes that you would like to see offered or that you may be interested in teaching.


Short term non-credit courses designed for people who are looking for a new  career. 
They focus on specific fields of study, and most are preparing you to sit for a national board exam in that field. 
 The courses range from 50-216 hours of classroom instruction, and some have clinical externships.

Commercial Truck Driving, Tuscaloosa
Clinical Medical Assistant
Dental Assisting
Medical Administrative Assistant
Pharmacy Technician
Phlebotomy Technician
Carpentry Program


These courses offer skill training for job enhancement

Forklift Operator Training
ServSafe® Food Safety Training
Basic Computer Skills
Introduction to MS Word 2013


Personal enrichment courses offer personal interest classes for the community.

Small Engine Repair
Yoga Fit


Our Instructor-led online courses are informative, fun, convenient, and highly interactive.  We focus on creating warm, supportive communities for our learners.  New courses begin monthly.  Visit our website to view start dates for the courses you are interested in.

Click here to view the full ED2GO catalog.

 For contact information, please see individual programs.