About the CPD

The Center for Professional Development (CPD) provides support of economic growth through professional development, recreational classes and workforce training initiatives. The Center will seek to provide quality professional education to individuals and corporate clients in order to enhance careers, foster workforce development and provide community enrichment.  The CPD includes Training for Existing Business & Industry and Continuing Education courses.

Current Training Opportunities and Class Schedules:

ACT Prep Classes

Continuing Education & Recreation

Alabama Workforce Solutions (AWS)

  • Art
  • Automotive Maintenance
  • Children’s classes
  • Culinary
  • Fitness
  • Foreign Languages
  • Hobbies
  • Landscape Design
  • Photography
  • Theatre
  • Financial Seminars & Workshops
  • Financial Survival for Retirement
  • Certificate in Supervision
  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Cisco Networking Academy
  • Computer Applications
  • Core Four Entrepreneurship
  • Five Star Southern Hospitality Certification
  • Industrial Maintenance Technology
  • Nursing & Allied Health Workshops
  • Ready To Work
  • Welding

How to Register

Pre-registration is required for all classes and your registration is not considered complete unless your payment is received before class starts.  Below is the CPD Course Schedule listing all current course offerings, including courses in Training for Existing Business and Industry, Continuing Education, Cisco Networking Academy, WIA Programs, Dental/Nursing and Culinary:

Cancellation & Refund Policy

To receive a refund for a course, students must withdraw prior to the second scheduled class meeting. For workshops, conferences, seminars and one-day classes, students must withdraw prior to the first scheduled class meeting. Failure to attend a class does not constitute cancellation. All registrations will be refunded in full for class cancellations due to insufficient enrollment. Refunds will be mailed to the address listed in the student information database. Please email withdrawal request to cpd@faulknerstate.edu or call 251-990-0445.

Contact Information

Center for Professional Development
1-800-381-FSCC (3722)

The College does not endorse or recommend any commercial products, processes or services.  The views and opinions expressed in seminars conducted by external parties through the Center for Professional Development do not necessarily state or reflect those of the College.