Summer Hours: COD Glen Ellyn campus is closed on Fridays through Aug. 11. Visit the Campus Hours page for more information and exceptions.

Featured Continuing Education Classes

View the Summer 2017 Continuing Education Schedule of Classes!

View the Fall 2017 Continuing Education Schedule of Classes!


Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Camp for High School Students

This one-day camp familiarizes students with the basics of operating a small unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). Through classroom and hands-on flying exercises, participants will cover topics such as: FAA rules, air traffic control (ATC) airspace, weather, tactical operations, flight control, accuracy and business uses of the UAV. In the final hour of class, students will put their skills to work in a UAV challenge.

Tuesday, Aug. 1
8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Open to students entering grades 9 to 12.
Homeland Security Training Center (HTC)
College of DuPage, Glen Ellyn
HSTI-0002-140, $99


Train to be a 911 Dispatcher

Public Safety Telecommunicator I
Tuesday and Thursday, Aug. 22 to Dec. 14, 2017
6:30 to 9 p.m.
Fee: $759

Presented by the Homeland Security Training Institute and taught in our advanced simulated 911 call center, the program combines classroom instruction with hands-on training. Practice techniques of handling emergency situations with callers in a state of panic and learn how to provide instruction until emergency personnel arrive.

This 80-hour certification course is recognized through the International Association of Emergency Dispatchers (IAED).

About the Instructor: Brian Tegtmeyer is an Emergency Number Professional (ENP) and executive director of DU-COMM, the western suburbs 911 communications center. He has more than 19 years of experience in public safety communication and is the the state coordinator and vice president of the Illinois Telecommunicator Emergency Response Taskforce.

You may be eligible for funding for this training.
This program is approved for funding by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). For more information contact: Adela Meitz at (630) 942-2389, or visit

Register today!

To register or for detailed program information, call Continuing Education at (630) 942-2208, email or register online. To view our complete program listing, see the current Continuing Education Schedule of Classes.

Contact Information

Continuing Education
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 1110, (630) 942-2208
Fax: (630) 942-3785

Summer Hours: June 4 through Aug. 13
Summer hours at COD are in effect June 4 through Aug. 13. During this time, most buildings on the Glen Ellyn campus are closed Fridays to Sundays.

Office Hours
Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed Saturday and Sunday

College of DuPage

425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn IL, 60137

(630) 942-2800 (Main)

(630) 942-3000 (Student Services)

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