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Career Training

College of DuPage’s Continuing Education division offers a variety of ways to change your career. Our career training programs provide individuals with short-term, flexible and professional instruction. Explore the career training programs in more detail below or call our office to speak with a registration staff member (630) 942-2208. 

  • Adjunct Faculty Training Institute
    Receive comprehensive training and teaching strategies designed to help you deliver instruction and enjoy the benefits of a positive, cohort environment.
  • Certified Personal Trainer
    Become a Certified Personal Trainer through hands-on instruction and real world experience.  
  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
    Become a safe driver. Get on the road with a fully endorsed CDL in as little as six weeks.
  • Dental Assistant
    Mix up your learning with classroom and hands-on activities while building skills and gaining experience to become a Dental Assistant.
  • Food and Beverage
    Learn the Business of Craft Beer or gain traits needed to become a professional bartender.
  • Massage Therapy and Clinic
    Discover modalities of massage, the principles of business, ethics, communication and more.  
  • Online Training
    Explore online training for healthcare, personal enrichment, writing and publishing, supply chain management and more.
  • Pharmacy Technician
    Work in a community or hospital setting as a Pharmacy Technician by learning how to assist a pharmacist with daily tasks.
  • Real Estate
    Become a Real Estate Broker or Real Estate Managing Broker and take your career to the next level. 
  • Veterinary Assistant
    Turn your passion for animals into a career as a Veterinary Assistant.


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Contact Information

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

All COD facilities are closed to the public until further notice. If you are attempting to register for a class, Please leave a message and Continuing Education staff will return your call as soon as possible. You can also reach us by email at at any time.

Please note: all programming for Spring and Summer 2021 will be online (some exceptions apply).