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Continuing Education Training

GNTC’s Economic Development & Continuing Education division delivers training for people who need meaningful learning opportunities that they can use right away. Whether you want to update your skills, explore a different career path, or learn a new hobby, we have something for you.

Open Enrollment Training Courses

Commonly referred to as “Open Enrollment”, these courses/programs are short-term, non-credit, and are most commonly designed to increase your employability, improve your existing skills, or obtain industry-specific credentials.

To view our current online schedule, please visit our Open Enrollment Schedule.

Non-Credit Online Courses


Georgia Northwestern Technical College is proud to partner with our online provider, Ed2Go, one of the early pioneers of online distance education, to offer a full range of online courses. We offer two types of online experiences; short term Instructor-led courses and Career Training programs. Both are non-academicnon-credit offerings, with the Career Training programs awarding a certificate of completion upon passing the program.

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Each Fundamental, instructor-led, course has an expert to answer your questions. Highly interactive, these courses last six to eight weeks and are composed of 12 lessons representing 24 hours of instruction. Courses range from personal interest to personal development classes. Schedule classes at Ed2Go Fundamental Courses.

Benefits of Fundamental Courses

  • Expert Instructors
  • 24-hour Access
  • Online Discussion Areas
  • 6 Weeks of Instruction with a 2-week grace period at the end
  • Hundreds of courses to choose from
  • New sessions begin each month
  • Completed entirely from your home or office

Advanced Career Training

Advanced Career Training programs can be completed in less than six months. You’ll receive all the materials and instructor assistance you need to have a truly comprehensive learning experience. Schedule of courses at Ed2Go Career Training.

Benefits of Advanced Career Training Programs

  • Facilitators and mentors are available to answer questions and help you through your studies
  • Career Counselors will help you prepare for the transition from the classroom to the workplace
  • Courses are all open-enrollment and self-paced; lasting 3 – 6 months
  • No additional charges – all materials, workbooks, and software are included in the course fee


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Real Estate, Appraisal, & Home Inspection

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Sales Pre-License

Satisfy the education requirements to get a Real Estate Sales License

Broker Pre-License

Satisfy the education requirements to get a Broker License

Sales Post-License

Satisfy the state-specific post-license education requirements after you get a Real Estate Sales License

Continuing Education

Satisfy your Continuing Education requirements for license renewal. Course listed individually.

Georgia Real Estate – Exam Prep

Get Your Georgia Real Estate Appraiser License

Become a Georgia Home Inspector


Register or view a complete listing of courses.

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Prospective Contract Trainers

GNTC's Office of Economic Development is seeking to grow its database of Contract Trainers/Instructors. Ideal candidates are to be experienced public speakers who possess the knowledge, expertise, and resources to improve employee training and performance. Instructor training experience must be in one or more of the following:  Communication, Leadership, Customer Service, Industrial Maintenance, Safety, and/or Computer Software. Training within our nine-county service delivery area, which includes the counties of Catoosa, Chattooga, Dade, Floyd, Gordon, Murray, Polk, Walker, and Whitfield. If you are interested in partnering with us, please complete and submit the Prospective Contract Trainer Form and we will contact you.  

Training Inquiry

For a quote, or to learn how our Corporate and Small Business Services can assist your organization, contact us, or submit a Training Inquiry Form, and we’ll be in touch.