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This course is designed to provide instruction to individuals who want to become commissioned as a Notary Public. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act. Upon completion of this course with a passing exam grade of 80%, a person is eligible to make application with the NC Secretary of State office. For more information, go to www.secretary.state. nc.us/notary/.

Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Ashe Campus

Instructor: Glenn Reeves

Comments: Becky Greer rcgreer213@wilkescc.edu 336-903-3117 PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED; contact asholliday860@wilkescc.edu

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This course is designed to provide instruction to individuals who want to become commissioned as a Notary Public. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act. Upon completion of this course with a passing exam grade of 80%, a person is eligible to make application with the NC Secretary of State office. For more information, go to www.secretary.state. nc.us/notary/.

Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1507

Instructor: Glenn Reeves

Comments: Marina Brannock mwbrannock859@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6210

This course follows prescribed training to meet certification requirements of the North Carolina Water Pollution Control System Operators Certification Commission. Courses must be approved by the Commission and may be approved in the following certification areas: Grade I, Grade II, Grade III, Grade IV.

Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1505

Instructor: Gary Hudson

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

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This course is designed to provide instruction to individuals who want to become commissioned as a Notary Public. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act. Upon completion of this course with a passing exam grade of 80%, a person is eligible to make application with the NC Secretary of State office. For more information, go to www.secretary.state. nc.us/notary/.

Time: 4:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Location: Online

Instructor: Glenn Reeves

Comments: Becky Greer rcgreer213@wilkescc.edu 336-903-3117 PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED WITH pbbelt113@wilkescc.edu. No automatic enrollment

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This certification-related course is designed for the education and training of the Electrical Level I code enforcement official who has the responsibility of inspecting residential and small commercial electrical installations in construction up to 20,000 square feet. Upon completion, course participants will have a better understanding of the Electrical Code of the NC State Building Code and will be able to apply the Code in the inspection field. In addition, with the successful completion of this course and the Law and Administration course in conjunction with other education and experience requirements specified by the NC Code Officials Qualification Board, course participants will be eligible to take the Electrical Level I state examination for inspector certification.

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1508

Instructor: Stacey L. Miller

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

Enroll

This course is designed to provide instruction to individuals who want to become commissioned as a Notary Public. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act. Upon completion of this course with a passing exam grade of 80%, a person is eligible to make application with the NC Secretary of State office. For more information, go to www.secretary.state. nc.us/notary/.

Time: 4:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Location: Online

Instructor: Glenn Reeves

Comments: Becky Greer rcgreer213@wilkescc.edu 336-903-3117 PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED WITH pbbelt113@wilkescc.edu. No automatic enrollment

Enroll

This course follows prescribed training to meet certification requirements of the North Carolina Water Pollution Control System Operators Certification Commission. Courses must be approved by the Commission and may be approved in the following certification areas: Grade I, Grade II, Grade III, Grade IV.

Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1505

Instructor: Gary Hudson

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

Enroll

This course is designed to provide instruction to individuals who want to become commissioned as a Notary Public. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act. Upon completion of this course with a passing exam grade of 80%, a person is eligible to make application with the NC Secretary of State office. For more information, go to www.secretary.state. nc.us/notary/.

Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Alleghany Center, Room 206

Instructor: Glenn Reeves

Comments: Becky Greer rcgreer213@wilkescc.edu 33-903-3117 PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED contact rcgreer213@wilkescc.edu No automatic enrollment.

Enroll

This course is designed to provide instruction to individuals who want to become commissioned as a Notary Public. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act. Upon completion of this course with a passing exam grade of 80%, a person is eligible to make application with the NC Secretary of State office. For more information, go to www.secretary.state. nc.us/notary/.

Time: 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1507

Instructor: Glenn Reeves

Comments: Marina Brannock mwbrannock859@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6210 PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED; BOOK REQUIRED CONTACT MARINA

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This certification-related course is designed for the education and training of the Fire Prevention Level III code enforcement official who has the responsibility of inspecting all existing buildings, including high-rise. Upon completion, course participants will have a better understanding of the NC Fire Prevention Code and will be able to apply the Code in the inspection field. In addition, with the successful completion of this course and the Law and Administration course in conjunction with other education and experience requirements specified by the NC Code Officials Qualification Board, course participants will be eligible to take the Fire Prevention Level III state examination for inspector certification.

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1505

Instructor: Stephen Sudderth

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

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This certification-related course is designed for the education and training of the Mechanical Level II code enforcement official who has the responsibility of inspecting mechanical installations in all types of construction up to 60,000 square feet and is built upon the information presented in the Mechanical Level I Standard Inspection Course. Upon completion, course participants will have a better understanding of the Mechanical Code and the Fuel Gas Code of the NC State Building Code and will be able to apply the Code in the inspection field. In addition, with the successful completion of this course and the Law and Administration course in conjunction with other education and experience requirements specified by the NC Code Officials Qualification Board, course participants will be eligible to take the Mechanical Level II state examination for inspector certification.

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1507

Instructor: Gary Hayes

This certification-related course is designed for the education and training of the Fire Prevention Level II code enforcement official who has the responsibility of inspecting existing buildings, excluding high-rise, in the following occupancy classifications: business, small assembly, large assembly, mercantile, residential, storage, educational, and industrial. Upon completion, course participants will have a better understanding of the NC Fire Prevention Code and will be able to apply the Code in the inspection field. In addition, with the successful completion of this course and the Law and Administration course in conjunction with other education and experience requirements specified by the NC Code Officials Qualification Board, course participants will be eligible to take the Fire Prevention Level II state examination for inspector certification.

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1505

Instructor: Stephen Sudderth

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

Enroll

This course is designed to provide instruction to individuals who want to become commissioned as a Notary Public. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act. Upon completion of this course with a passing exam grade of 80%, a person is eligible to make application with the NC Secretary of State office. For more information, go to www.secretary.state. nc.us/notary/.

Time: 4:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Location: Online

Instructor: Glenn Reeves

Comments: Becky Greer rcgreer213@wilkescc.edu 336-903-3117 PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED WITH pbbelt113@wilkescc.edu. No automatic enrollment

Enroll

The Post 303 - NC Law, Rules, and Legal Concepts course is one of the three 30-instructional hour courses in the North Carolina mandatory Post-licensing education program. At least one course must be completed annually by North Carolina provisional brokers within three (3) years after initial licensure to remain eligible for active license status. The primary objective of the course is to provide instruction at a level beyond that provided in Pre-licensing courses on topics deemed to be of special importance. Topics addressed in this course include general North Carolina licensing requirements, brokerage compensation issues, the disciplinary process, specialized types of real estate, property management in NC, and miscellaneous NC laws and legal concepts.

Time: 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location: Online

Instructor: Debo Cornett

Comments: Becky Greer rcgreer213@wilkescc.edu 336-903-3117 Syncronous online course-PREREGISTRATION REQUIRED with Paige Belt pbbelt113@wilkescc.edu 336-903-3146

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This course is designed to provide instruction to individuals who want to become commissioned as a Notary Public. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act. Upon completion of this course with a passing exam grade of 80%, a person is eligible to make application with the NC Secretary of State office. For more information, go to www.secretary.state. nc.us/notary/.

Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Ashe Campus

Instructor: Glenn Reeves

Comments: Becky Greer rcgreer213@wilkescc.edu 336-903-3117 PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED; contact asholliday860@wilkescc.edu

Enroll

This certification-related course is designed for the education and training of the Fire Prevention Level I code enforcement official who has the responsibility of inspecting existing buildings, excluding high-rise, in the following occupancy classifications: business, small assembly, mercantile, residential, and storage. Upon completion, course participants will have a better understanding of the NC Fire Prevention Code and will be able to apply the Code in the inspection field. In addition, with the successful completion of this course and the Law and Administration course in conjunction with other education and experience requirements specified by the NC Code Officials Qualification Board, course participants will be eligible to take the Fire Prevention Level I state examination for inspector certification.

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1508

Instructor: Stephen Sudderth

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

Enroll

This course follows prescribed training to meet certification requirements of the North Carolina Water Pollution Control System Operators Certification Commission. Courses must be approved by the Commission and may be approved in the following certification areas: Grade I, Grade II, Grade III, Grade IV.

Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1505

Instructor: Gary Hudson

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

Enroll

This certification-related course is designed for the education and training of the Mechanical Level III code enforcement official who has the responsibility of inspecting electrical installations in all types of construction of unlimited size and is built upon the information presented in the Mechanical Levels I and II Standard Inspection Courses. Upon completion, course participants will have a better understanding of the Mechanical Code and the Fuel Gas Code of the NC State Building Code and will be able to apply the Code in the inspection field. In addition, with the successful completion of this course and the Law and Administration course in conjunction with other education and experience requirements specified by the NC Code Officials Qualification Board, course participants will be eligible to take the Mechanical Level III state examination for inspector certification.

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1507

Instructor: Gary Hayes

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

Enroll

This certification-related course is designed for the education and training of the Electrical Level II code enforcement official who has the responsibility of inspecting electrical installations in all types of construction up to 60,000 square feet and is built upon the information presented in the Electrical Level I Standard Inspection Course. Upon completion, course participants will have a better understanding of the Electrical Code of the NC State Building Code and will be able to apply the Code in the inspection field. In addition, with the successful completion of this course and the Law and Administration course in conjunction with other education and experience requirements specified by the NC Code Officials Qualification Board, course participants will be eligible to take the Electrical Level II state examination for inspector certification.

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1401

Instructor: Stacey L. Miller

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

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This course covers the operations and maintenance of a wastewater collection system to include advanced sewer rehabilitation, sewer main inspection, and sewer cleaning and maintenance. Also, intermediate levels of math and math problems are covered in this course. Pump theory, pump station maintenance and testing collection systems will also be taught.

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1507

Instructor: Gary Hudson

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

Enroll

This course is designed to provide instruction to individuals who want to become commissioned as a Notary Public. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act. Upon completion of this course with a passing exam grade of 80%, a person is eligible to make application with the NC Secretary of State office. For more information, go to www.secretary.state. nc.us/notary/.

Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Alleghany Center, Room 206

Instructor: Glenn Reeves

Comments: Becky Greer rcgreer213@wilkescc.edu 33-903-3117 PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED contact rcgreer213@wilkescc.edu No automatic enrollment.

Enroll

This course is designed to provide instruction to individuals who want to become commissioned as a Notary Public. Topics include legal, ethical and procedural requirements of the Notary Act. Upon completion of this course with a passing exam grade of 80%, a person is eligible to make application with the NC Secretary of State office. For more information, go to www.secretary.state. nc.us/notary/.

Time: 4:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Location: Online

Instructor: Glenn Reeves

Comments: Becky Greer rcgreer213@wilkescc.edu 336-903-3117 PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED WITH pbbelt113@wilkescc.edu. No automatic enrollment

Enroll

This course follows prescribed training to meet certification requirements of the North Carolina Water Pollution Control System Operators Certification Commission. Courses must be approved by the Commission and may be approved in the following certification areas: Grade I, Grade II, Grade III, Grade IV.

Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1505

Instructor: Gary Hudson

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

Enroll

This certification-related course is designed for the education and training of the Electrical Level III code enforcement official who has the responsibility of inspecting electrical installations in all types of construction of unlimited size and is built upon the information presented in the Electrical Levels I and II Standard Inspection Courses. Upon completion, course participants will have a better understanding of the Electrical Code of the NC State Building Code and will be able to apply the Code in the inspection field. In addition, with the successful completion of this course and the Law and Administration course in conjunction with other education and experience requirements specified by the NC Code Officials Qualification Board, course participants will be eligible to take the Electrical Level III state examination for inspector certification.

Time: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Location: Wilkes Campus - Kendrick/Church Hall, Room 1508

Instructor: Stacey L. Miller

Comments: Curt Miller cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu 336-838-6230

Enroll

Visit the WDCE page for a complete list of upcoming courses. Many courses are offered online via Ed2Go.

Is there a specific course you would like to see offered? Contact cbmiller923@wilkescc.edu.