Lifelong Learning

Expand your knowledge, explore a longtime interest, and meet new people. Whether you're interested in finding a new hobby or meeting a professional goal, we have something for everyone! Learn about our options below and choose from a variety of courses taught by passionate educators and subject matter experts.

Personal Enrichment

  • Explore a longtime personal interest or develop a new hobby
  • Offered during weeknights or weekends
  • Taught in-person on Shoreline's campus or live online using Zoom
  • Classes begin throughout each quarter
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Featured Classes:

  • Digital SLR Photography for Beginners
  • Food Business Basics
  • Food and Wine Pairings for the Holidays
  • Leveraging LinkedIn
  • Pointed Brush Calligraphy for the Holidays and Beyond
  • Painting of the Self
  • Watching the Black Experience
  • Your Tech Clinic

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Professional Development

  • Prepare for industry certification, explore a new career, or practice for a standardized exam
  • Online only
  • Instructor-led and self-paced options available
  • Most classes begin every six weeks

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Featured Classes:

  • A to Z Grant Writing
  • AutoCAD 2021 Certified User
  • CCA Medical Coding and Billing
  • Certified Paralegal
  • GRE Prep Series
  • HVAC/R Certified Technician
  • Introduction to Python 3 Programming
  • Veterinary Assistant Series

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Clock Hours for Educators

OSPI Professional Development

Shoreline Community College offers continuing education clock hours for teachers and educators. Pay a $15 fee once per quarter and earn clock hours for any courses taken during that quarter.

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Professional Development Series

The Interprofessional Practice of Law Enforcement and Social Work

This innovative virtual workshop is designed for mental health professionals and other non-sworn individuals working within or alongside the criminal justice system.

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Flagger Certification Training

Offered in partnership with Evergreen Safety Council

Earn a Washington State Flagger Certification card after completion on a one-day class held on Shoreline's campus.

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Can't find what you're looking for? Contact Us!

Continuing Education

(206) 546-6966
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