Your Source for Training

Columbia State Workforce & Continuing Education Department is your source for training in Southern Middle Tennessee.

If you want to develop new skills, improve your organization's performance or just learn new things, you have found the right place!  We offer training in nine counties: Giles, Hickman, Lawrence, Lewis, Marshall, Maury, Perry, Wayne and Williamson.

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Online Training

Columbia State offers a range of online, instructor-led courses, including A+ and Network+ Certification. 

Learn more about some of the options.

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Business and Industry Training

Columbia State develops and delivers on-site, customized training that addresses specific business and industry needs. Training courses usually range from four hours to several days.

Business training courses
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ACT Prep Classes

ACT Test Prep classes meet one evening per week for five weeks and are 2½ hours in length. These classes are fast-paced and cover the five areas of the ACT test in addition to test-taking strategies and practice tests. Each student will receive a Prep Guide on the first evening of class.

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Healthcare Courses

Increase your skills in the healthcare field by enrolling in healthcare courses.  These courses will help you gain the knowledge and experience needed in order to be prepared to take certification exams.  Delivery bundle includes stackable credentials for:  Pharmacy Technicians, Phlebotomy Technicians, EKG/ECG Technicians, and Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA.). Contact the Economic & Workforce Development Office for training information. (Hickman 105)

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Become a WCE Instructor

Columbia State is always looking for qualified instructors for our Workforce & Continuing Education programs. The best candidates are individuals who combine career knowledge and enthusiasm for the subjects they teach. 

More information about becoming an instructor
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Paralegal Program

Columbia State's WCE has partnered with the Center for Legal Studies (, based in Golden, CO, to bring this 84-hour course to Middle Tennessee.

Learn more about Legal Studies.

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