If you're looking to increase your team's skills or stay up-to-date with the latest trends, our professional development opportunities are open to you, your employees and community members.
Open Enrollment Business Training
Corporate & Community Services strives to offer topics that will enhance your performance. We provide a customer-focused experience, innovative programming and a responsive team.
Our non-credit classes are taught throughout the year at the various Joliet Junior College campus locations. This provides you with many opportunities to take the classes that best fit your needs and career goals.
Community & Continuing Education Catalog
The easiest way to see all that we offer is to read our catalog. Our continuing education catalog is published three times a year. Printed copies are mailed directly to those on our mailing list. An interactive version is also available online.
Want a printed catalog mailed to you? Please fill out our catalog request form or call (815) 280-1555 to be added to the list.
Summer 2022 Classes
The summer term runs May 23 through August 13. Registration for the majority of our professional development classes is available by following the links in our interactive digital catalog. Links are also provided below.
Business & Accounting
Computers & Technology
• Word: Level 1 (IDAY 271)
• Excel: Level 1 (IDAY 251)
• Excel: Level 2 (IDAY 253)
• Excel: Level 3 (IDAY 255)
• PowerPoint: Level 1 (IDAY 261)
• Access: Level 1 (IDAY 1242)
• Access: Level 2 (IDAY 1243)
• Video Editing: The Do It Yourself Way (LLC 4560)
• The Art of Writing for the Web (LLC 3961)
• WordPress Certificate: Online (COMP 4500)
• Creating Website for Families, Nonprofits & Organizations (LLC 3998)
• Creating a Website for Your Business (LLC 5318)
• Intro to Social Media for Your Business (MGT 7957)
Education & Training
Electrical & Industrial Maintenance
Graphic Design Certificate
Demonstrate your knowledge of fundamental graphic design by earning a non-credit graphic design certificate. Students must complete four core and three elective classes. Please contact Kira Gleason at email@example.com for more information and certificate application.
Students are also welcome to take the classes without obtaining the certificate.
• Fundamentals of Photoshop: Level 1 (GRAF 1006)
• Introduction to Graphic Design Elements, Principles & Composition (GRAF 1073)
• Introduction to Illustrator (GRAF 1004)
• Fundamentals of InDesign (GRAF 1009)
Class K Industrial Wastewater Treatment Exam Prep - Short Term
Companies can meet regulations by preparing their staff for the Class K Industrial Wastewater Treatment Exam in just four classes. Classes can be held on location or at Joliet Junior College. Call (815) 280-1555 for more information or to schedule the class.
Online Professional Development Classes
Joliet Junior College partners with educational providers to offer online training programs. This allows you the flexibility to develop your skills on your own time from your own home or office.
ed2go offers interactive professional development training courses that you can take entirely over the internet. Many of these skill-building courses can be completed in as little as six weeks.
- Accounting Fundamentals
- Adobe Software
- Business & Technical Writing
- Customer Service
- Database Development Basics
- Everyday Math
- Human Resources
- Manufacturing Fundamentals
- Microsoft Software
- PC Security & Troubleshooting
- Purchasing Fundamentals
- Sales Skills
- Speed Reading
- Speed Spanish I, II and III
- Supervision & Management
For More Information About Our Classes
Please contact Training Coordinator Kira Gleason at (815) 280-1423 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please don't hesitate to reach out if you have any questions regarding our professional development classes. We are here to help!
Corporate & Community Services at Joliet Junior College
Customized Professional Development Classes
Have a group who would like to take the same training? We can bring the class to you!
Corporate & Community Services specializes in providing cost-effective group training programs that meet your needs, on your schedule and at the location of your choosing.
All of our professional development classes are available for contract training. For more information, please visit our Contract Training page.
In the event of important deadlines or class dates changing due to COVID-19, please visit JJC's COVID FAQ page for the most up-to-date information. All continuing education classes will follow JJC's COVID-19 precautions.
Photographing Program Participants
Joliet Junior College reserves the right to photograph or film program participants. Photos and videos are for college use only and may be used in college publicity materials and social media. Please notify programming staff if you do not wish to be photographed or filmed.