Non-Credit Online Learning

Wake Tech teams up with online educational partners like Ed2Go and CareerStep that offer large catalogs of virtual training programs. The programs can range from a quick class to learn a new skill to a longer, more in-depth training program to earn an industry-recognized credential.

Check out the partners below, and browse Wake Tech's catalog of available courses.

Ed2Go short courses for personal development

More than 350 online courses that cover a wide variety of categories. These high-quality courses are taught by industry experts and deliver specific skills and knowledge that help to advance student personal or professional development. Fundamentals courses start new each month or start anytime with a self-paced course. Categories include business, computer skills, medical, soft skills, language, personal development, teaching, writing and more.


In-depth career training programs

More than 180 online career training courses, teaching to the fastest-growing, in-demand skills. All courses are taught by experienced subject-matter experts and designed to provide training needed for entry or advancement in career opportunities. Many courses prepare students for industry-recognized certifications, and a growing number of them include the cost of the certification tests. Financial assistance through programs such as WIOA or MyCAA – Free Career Training for Military Spouses may be available. Categories include health care, skilled trades, business, software, IT, management, design hospitality and more.


What is Career Step?

Get the career-focused education you need to succeed! Wake Tech has partnered with Career Step to offer online training programs, including Medical Coding and Billing, Medical Transcription and Editing, Medical Administrative Assistant with EHR and Pharmacy Technician.


Non-degree courses offered in an online or hybrid format

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Intermediate Microsoft Access 2016DBA-3110HE
Master more advanced techniques for this powerful database program, including importing Excel spreadsheets as tables, creating query calculations to crunch numbers, and using Visual Basic to automate common tasks.
Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2010OST-3100EE
Take your Excel skills to the next level! Master charting, PivotTables, Slicers, Sparklines, and other advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2010, and discover how this powerful MS Office program can boost your productivity. In these hands-on lessons, you'll learn how to cre...
Intermediate Microsoft Excel 2016OST-3100YE
Take your Excel skills to the next level! Master charting, PivotTables, Slicers, Sparklines, and other advanced features of Microsoft Excel 2016, and discover how this powerful MS Office program can boost your productivity.
Intermediate Microsoft Word 2010CIS-3165DE
Microsoft Word 2010 is a powerful and popular program, yet most people use only a fraction of its features. In this course, you'll learn Microsoft Word's more advanced features, which can make writing easier, faster, and more fun. You'll improve your creativity and efficienc...
Intermediate Microsoft Word 2016CIS-3165IE
Learn how to use the more advanced features of Microsoft Word 2016 (now available through Office 365) including how to add graphics, use templates, and merge data.
Intermediate NetworkingNET-3100BE
Gain practical experience in a hot new career field. Topics include VPNs, security, and Internet connectivity. Learn real-world applications for the concepts you learned in Introduction to Networking. Continue to build your knowledge of networks and networking, with detailed...
Intermediate Photoshop CCSGR-3100AAE
Photoshop is the world's most popular photo-editing program, and this course will help you explore its more advanced features. You'll master the techniques of non-destructive editing so you can re-edit photos and graphics, resize images, and create reusable page layout templ...
Intermediate Photoshop CS5SGR-3100BE
Are you ready to enhance your Photoshop knowledge? This course teaches you to become an expert at using layers, layer masks, and other advanced features that let you change images easily long after you create them (and long after the Photoshop "undo" command expires). Whethe...
Intermediate Photoshop CS6SGR-3100DE
Extend your Photoshop knowledge and learn how to enhance graphics by using layers, layer masks, and other advanced photo-editing features. Photoshop is one of the most amazing software programs ever developed. It's a fun and creative way to alter photos and prepare them for...
Intermediate QuickBooks 2016ACC-3150NE
Learning how to use QuickBooks to its full potential goes beyond learning the program's basic features. Even experienced QuickBooks users struggle when applying certain business situations to QuickBooks. This course also covers many other common topics that small business o...