Community Education & Workforce Development
Southwestern's Community Education & Workforce Development department offers a wide variety of life-long learning and personal enrichment opportunities. We offer face to face classes on both of our beautiful campuses as well off site locations. Classes are provided by experienced and qualified instructors from the community. If we do not offer what you are looking for as a face to face class we may offer the class through ed2go.
Non-Credit Online Courses that are affordable, fun, fast, and convenient!
Take a look at the variety of courses to choose from and complete registration HERE.
6 week classes
• 2 lessons released each week
• Comprehensive online course in a convenient six-week format
• Expert instructors lead each course
• Engaging student discussion areas
• New sessions starting monthly
• Completion certificate awarded with passing score (65% or higher)
We are now excited to offer ed2go programs ranging in length of 6-18 months long. Check out this VIDEO, then take a look at the variety of training programs to choose from and complete registration HERE.
6-18 month programs
• 6-18 month format, 24-Hour access
• Aligned to in-demand occupations
• All materials included
• Prepare for industry recognized certifications
• Financial assistance available
• Self paced, start anytime
Drop-In Fitness Classes
Drop-in classes are limited to the ones held in the Southwestern Student Recreation Center on the Coos campus.
Cost: $5.00 per class
Yoga Beginner- Monday 1:00-2:20 pm
Yoga Intermediate- Wednesday 1:00-2:20 pm
Tai Chi- Thursday 1:00-1:50 pm (not offered Summer)
Insanity- Tuesday, Thursday 5:30-6:20 pm
Turbo Kick- Monday, Wednesday, Friday 5:30-6:20 pm
Pilates- Monday, Wednesday 12:00-12:50 pm
Dance Fitness- Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 12:00-12:50 pm
Pound- Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 1:00-1:50 pm
Yoga for Athletes- Tuesday, Thursday 5:30-6:50 pm (not offered Summer)
Tabatas- Monday, Wednesday 12:30-1:15 pm (not offered Summer)
Physical Conditioning- Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 1:00-12:20 pm (not offered Summer)
Community Education News & Announcements:
We've got some great new classes for the 2019/20 academic year!
Course locations are noted by the following symbols: %- Curry County &- Coos County
New for Summer term:
& FN*0501*65 Healthy Diet, Healthy Planet! Cost: $35 Day: Thur, 6/20 & 6/27 Time: 5:30-7:30pm
& CJ*0122*65 Unarmed Private Security Officer Cost: $165 Day: Sat, Sun 7/13 9:00-12:00pm & 7/14 1:00-3:00pm
& CJ*0124*65 Unarmed Private Security Officer Refresher Cost: $79 Day: Sat 6/29 Time: 8:00-12:00pm
New for Fall term:
& PE*0545*65 Cize Workout Cost: $101 Day: Tue, Thur (entire term) Time: 6:30-7:20pm
& PE*0201*65 Belly Dance Cost: $79 Day: Fri (entire term) Time: 5:30-6:30pm
& HE*0510*65 Sleep Health Cost: $35 Day: Sun, 11/3 & 11/10 Time: 2:00-4:00pm
& ASL*0501*65 Signed English Cost: $78 Day: Thur (entire term) Time: 5:30-7:00pm
& PE*0550*65 Seated Yoga Cost: $85 Day: Mon, Wed (entire term) Time: 3:00-4:30pm
& HE*0545*65 Bloodborne Pathogens Cost: $19 Day: Wed 10/19 Time: 5:30-7:00pm
Check Out the Schedule for Upcoming Terms!
Please download the latest term schedule at the following links: