The U.S. Department of Labor and the 2000 Kiplinger letter
predict that 75% of the current workforce will need significant
retraining in the next decade. The Distance Education and
Community Outreach is here to fill that need.
Talking with business owners, labor, job service and workforce
development professionals in the nine-county area served, led to
the development of the following courses to be offered this
semester. Anytime you would like to request courses, please
contact the Distance Education and Community Outreach Department
by e-mailing Kassie Taylor at
TaylorK@milescc.edu or call 874-6199.
Miles Community College’s Distance Education and Community
Outreach Department is ready to work with businesses and
organizations to develop customized training programs. This
training can be utilized to receive recertification and renewal
credits, college credit, or other forms of professional
experience. We will work with the certification bodies of all
professions to develop an acceptable training for their
Choosing to train locally gives you:
Instructors are certified and trained to deliver in a
context that will complement your work environment.
Delivery options are tailored to meet your specific training
needs in the time frame you desire.
- Computer Skills:
Specialists in the field will deliver software specific
training such as Word 2007, Excel, Access, Windows,
PowerPoint, Outlook, FrontPage, PageMaker, and Photoshop
utilizing your business machines when possible.
- People Skills:
Training from customer service to leadership can be provided
for your front-line employees up to your executives.
As a community college, Miles Community College provides a
quality educational environment and serves area residents
through involvement in the community. Both goals are vitally
important to MCC and have resulted in a wide variety of
educational offerings, programs, and services designed for the
college community at large. Special courses, programs, and
workshops meet the interest of individuals and community groups.
There are many computer, internet, and personal enrichment
classes offered at
www.ed2go.com/milescc. All courses are offered monthly, run
for 6 weeks, with 2 lessons a week. The classes are available 24
hours a day, for 10 days after release date. Check out the web
site for more information, and a list of the classes. Please
contact Jan Hartmann for more information.
Interested in teaching a Community Education Class, or have a
class you want taught, contact The Distance Education and
Community Outreach Department - Kassie Taylor @ 874-6199.