Maricopa Emergency Management System Alert


   COVID-19 Update: The EMCC campus is open for classes, appointments, and walk-in services. Masks are strongly encouraged for everyone inside ALL buildings at EMCC. All student support services are still available online. Students are encouraged to contact their instructors for additional information.  For more information visit


Workforce Training & Development

Whether you want to change your career, upskill, reskill, or just want to learn something new, Community Education’s Workforce Training programs are for you! Our non-credit programs provide nationally recognized credentials to get you in and prepare you for the workforce quickly. We offer non-credit programs in a variety of formats:

in person icon In-Person: Programs offered at Estrella Mountain Community College at either our main campus in Avondale or our EMCC @ WestMEC facility in Buckeye. On-campus, in-person, traditional lecture style
live online Icon Live Online: Instructor-led, online classes with structured days and times that you will attend via a video conference platform (i.e. Zoom, Webex, and Google Meets).
self paced online Self-Paced Online: Complete classes at your own pace at any time, anywhere. Although there is not a live component, many of the programs provide a dedicated one-on-one mentor and student support services while you complete your program.

** In-Person and Live Online programs have specific start dates. Please see below for more information. Self-Paced programs do not have a specific start date, you can start at your own time! **

Customized Training

Are you an industry partner (company) interested in upskilling and/or reskilling your workforce? We offer quick workshops, individualized classes, and customized short-term training programs for you and your employees! Interested in a consultation? Please complete this form. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at 623-935-8077 or at

Business, Entrepreneurship, & Management

self paced onlineCertified Bookkeeper with American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB) (Voucher Included) (self-paced online)

self paced onlineProject Management Essentials with CAPM® Prep (self-paced online)

self paced onlineMastering Project Management with PMP Prep (self-paced online)

self paced onlineThe Complete Project Manager with CAPM® and PMP® Prep(self-paced online)

self paced onlineReal Estate Pre-Licensing-Exam Prep Included!(self-paced online)

Computer Science & Information Technology

live online IconFront-End Coding Bootcamp (live-online) Starts on March 17

live online IconBack-End Coding Bootcamp (live-online) Starts February 15 & April 13

Health Sciences

self paced onlineCaregiver (self-paced online)

in person iconDental Assisting (in-person) Starts on February 7th!

in person iconEKG Technician (in-person) Starts on February 5th!

self paced onlineHome Health Aid (self-paced online)

self paced onlineHealth Unit Coordinator (Voucher Included) (self-paced online)

self paced onlineMedical Administrative Assistant with Electronic Health Record Cert (self-paced online)

self paced onlineMedical Assistant (self-paced online)

self paced onlineMedical Billing & Coding for Outpatient Services (self-paced online)

self paced onlineMedical Office Manager (self-paced online)

self paced onlineMedical Interpreter (Spanish/English) (self-paced online)

self paced onlineMedical Scribe (Voucher Included) (self-paced online)

self paced onlineMedical Transcriptionist (Voucher Included) (self-paced online)

self paced onlineMedical Transcription Editor (self-paced online)

self paced onlinePatient Care Coordinator (self-paced online)

self paced onlinePatient Care Technician (self-paced online)

in person iconPharmacy Technician (in-person) Starting on February 8th!

self paced onlinePhysical Therapy Aide (self-paced online)

self paced onlinePhysical Therapy Office Professional (self-paced online)

self paced onlineTelehealth Coordinator (self-paced online)

self paced onlineVeterinary Assistant (self-paced online)

self paced onlineVeterinary Assistant with Horse Care Management (self-paced online)

Skill Building Courses

self paced onlineContact Tracing & Infection Control (self-paced online)

self paced onlineInfection Control & Barrier Protection Proficiency (self-paced online)

Human Services

self paced onlineCertified Paralegal (Voucher Included) (self-paced online)

self paced onlineCourt Interpreter (Spanish/English) (self-paced online)

self paced onlineDigital Court Reporting with Legal Transcription (self-paced online)

self paced onlineEvent Management and Design (self-paced online)

self paced onlineHotel Management with Executive Housekeeper (self-paced online)

self paced onlineProfessional Translator, American Translators Association Prep (ATA) (self-paced online)

Teacher Professional Development

self paced onlineTeaching English as a Foreign Language-TEFL 120 Hour Certification (self-paced online)

self paced onlineTeaching English as a Foreign Language-TEFL 220 Hour Certification (self-paced online)

self paced onlineTeacher’s Aide ParaPro Prep (self-paced online)