Take the First Step to a New Career
The Career Education & Training Center (CETC) provides women and men with essential education, life skills, and workforce readiness. Earn a nationally-recognized certification in Hotels & Hospitality, Business Administration & IT, or Healthcare. CETC also offers assistance in obtaining a GED.
The Support Adult Learners Need:
Every learner that walks through our doors receives a wide range of support services, including:
- On-Site Case Management
- Job Preparation & Career Assistance
- One-on-One Tutoring
- Transportation Assistance
Classes for Every Schedule:
Day, Evening, and some Distance Learning courses are available. Times and offerings may vary, contact us at (202) 626-0700 to learn which program is right for you.
Ready to begin?
When you click “Register Now” you’ll be taken to a brief form. After you complete that form, a member of our team will contact you to schedule your next steps to enroll!
Below you’ll find a summary of our core course offerings: Hotels & Hospitality, Business Administration & IT, and the Healthcare program. Expand each section to read more.
Learn what it takes to create memorable guest experiences. Complete this program to prepare for careers in hotels and other guest service roles. Learners completing this program have continued to positions including: Front Desk Representative, Guestroom Attendant, Kitchen Cook, or Maintenance Staff. Click here to read more about our Hotel & Hospitality Certification Program
Learn basic computer skills to prepare for a variety of entry-level office support positions. Learners completing this program gain the skills to navigate the internet, e-mail, and social media accounts. Read more about the Business Administration & IT certification program.
Learn the basic skills to provide routine healthcare in a home setting or nursing facility. Learners completing this certification continue to positions in Home health care, or as Certified Nursing Assistants. This course of study is offered in partnership with HealthRite Training Academy. Additional requirements for acceptance apply. Read more about the Healthcare certification program.