Check out our short-term professional training programs, along with credit courses being offered in Burnsville at the South of the River Education Center. Most programs have convenient evening courses available. Check them out!
The mission of the Continuing Education & Customized Training department is to provide high-quality, innovative learning opportunities to a diverse student population by extending the educational resources of Dakota County Technical College.
Invest in yourself
With an understanding that learning needs for each individual student are unique and don't always follow the traditional college pathway, Continuing Education offers a variety of programs—from courses for credit, to CEU-based seminars, to career-enhancing design, technology and business classes.
Learn more about Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
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Invest in your employees
Have you identified a skill gap within your organization? Do you believe you can get the results needed with the right guidance? DCTC delivers high-quality technical & professional education in career-oriented programs that benefit today's workforces and the businesses and industries they serve.
Training that supports your needs
Let our experienced educational advisors at DCTC help you find the right training solution for your needs. With DCTC Customized Training you get real education, real results.
Online courses are a convenient and cost effective way to improve your skills, meet mandatory training requirements or learn something new!
It's easy. Everything is laid out for you and just a click away – lessons, conversation boards, quizzes, support materials.
The hardest part is deciding how many and what classes to take – there are lots of great options for you!
Need high-tech labs and meeting rooms for your next business seminar or roundtable discussion? How about a state-of-the-art 2.8-mile roadway track that provides hands-on training for backing techniques, serpentine and evasive maneuvers, skid recovery and control for all different types of vehicles? Check out our top-of-the-line learning environments where hands-on education is the name of the game.
Located in the heart of Rosemount, Minn., just minutes away from the Twin Cities, the main campus of Dakota County Technical College reflects the intimacy of a small town with the networking and cultural advantages of a modern metropolitan area.
Do you need up-to-the-minute computer training to master ongoing changes in the field of information technology? Does your staff require flexible software training to update their skill sets? Then our IT Training Center is for you. Find the inside track to success in customized programs that have been designed by people who know IT and know how deliver comprehensive instruction to busy professionals.