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Short Term Courses

Short-Term Adult and Career Development Courses

GCTC is here to help you find the short-term course that's right for you!  We have courses for individuals seeking career focused skill sets, industry certifications, as well as special interest courses.  Many of our short-term courses result in certifications that lead to employment or advancement in a current job. Courses are available for individuals who are at least sixteen years of age. 

For a complete listing of upcoming short-term courses, click the link below:

Short-term Course Listing



GCTC’s FLEX-Track Program is great for individuals needing a flexible schedule.  FLEX is an open-entry, competency-based program, which allows students to work at their own pace on a pre-specified monthly schedule with the course instructor. Students can begin any FLEX course on their chosen start date and choose available days and times to attend class.

All classes are held onsite in the FLEX classroom and adjoining nursing lab, simulating an actual medical facility. The instructor will facilitate each student’s self-paced coursework as well as provide skills training in the skills lab.  

Current Courses in the FLEX Program include:

  • Long Term Care Nurse Aide
  • CMA Advanced - Glucose Monitoring
  • CMA Advanced - Tube & Nebulizers
  • Medical Terminology
  • Nurse Refresher

FLEX Lab Hours:

M - W – F  12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
T & Th       12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

CPR Training

GCTC is an authorized American Heart Association Training Center.

CPR and EMTBasic Life Support for Health Care Providers:  This course is intended for Healthcare Providers and the Professional Rescuer. One and two rescuer adult CPR, one rescuer child, infant CPR, adult/child/infant obstructed airway techniques, mouth-to-mouth mask ventilation, critical pressure and the modified jaw thrust barrier devices. Formal testing is required as part of this course.

This course is offered the last Tuesday evening of each month.
5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
4 Hours. –  $45

Enrollment in short-term courses is not final until a $50 Registration Fee has been paid.  You may pay this fee in person or by phone.  Total amount is due by the first day of class.  Classes are limited and fill on a first come, first serve basis.

For more info on short term courses contact:

Misty Thompson
WED Coordinator