This page is for Workforce Continuing Education registration. If you need to register for a Curriculum (for credit) course, please go to Curriculum Registration.

To register for WCE courses, select one of the following options:

IMPORTANT: If you receive a waiver for your courses (for instance, for Law Enforcement or Fire training), please work with your supervisor to register for courses.

Registration Policies

Registration Fees

Students are not enrolled until all registration fees are paid. Registration fees are indicated at the end of each course listing and are subject to change. Students are responsible for buying supplies and materials as necessary. Books are usually available through the College bookstore.

Computer Use and Technology Fee

The registration fee for continuing education computer classes includes a $5 computer use and technology fee. The fee is required of all students enrolled in Workforce Continuing Education computer classes.

Insurance Fee

Some courses require accident insurance while in class. For these courses, the insurance fee is included in the registration fee and is required of all participants.

Senior Citizens

There are NO senior exemptions for Self-Supporting (SEF) courses.

Refund Policy

Pursuant to the North Carolina Administrative Code Title 23, Chapter 2(D) Section, 0203(d), the college shall refund registration fees under the following circumstances:

If a student officially withdraws from the class prior to the first class session, the student will receive 100% refund. NOTE: Official withdrawal requires written notification received by the Workforce Continuing Education Office prior to the first class session.

If a class is canceled due to insufficient enrollment, the student will receive 100% refund.

After a class begins and a student officially withdraws from the class prior to or on the 10% point of the scheduled class hours, the student will receive a 75% refund. NOTE: For most classes, the 10% point is the first class session. Written notification must be received by the Workforce Continuing Education Office by the 10% date or 1st class session. Insurance fees are non-refundable.

Return Check Policy

HCC will charge a returned check processing fee for payments of goods or services not to exceed $25.00 for a check on which payment has been refused by the bank because of insufficient funds or because the drawer did not have an account at the bank.

Under Age Policy

Special rules and regulations apply to students age 18 or under. Please contact the appropriate department coordinator for more details.

Class Size Limits

Students may register for Workforce Continuing Education classes on a first-come, first-served basis. Late registration will be held at the first class meeting if space is available. Please register well before the beginning date of your class. If you wait, your class may be full or canceled because of a low number of registrations.

Registration Forms

For questions with registration for Workforce Continuing Education courses, please contact Denise Thomason at 828-627-4669 or