Continuing & Community Education

Black Hawk College provides exceptional learning opportunities for our community. Whether you're taking professional development courses, working on your GED®, or exploring new interests and skills, Black Hawk College gives you many options for lifelong learning, training, transitioning to employment or preparing for a degree.

Professional and Continuing Education (PaCE)

Hundreds of options are available for short-term career programs, continuing education credits, online classes, and the joy of learning something new at any age.


Business Training Center

The Business Training Center specializes in customized contract training for companies. We also offer a variety of public training courses for individuals such as welding and OSHA and coordinate the Highway Construction Careers Training Program.


Adult Education

Adult Education classes are non-credit and are provided at no cost to learners who qualify. Students can earn their GED® or work on academic skills that assist them in transitioning to employment, training and postsecondary education.