• Welcome to Customized & Continuing Education @ CBC!


    Adult Basic Education

    GED, ESL

    Allied Health

    Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Certified Nurse Aide (CNA), Phlebotomy, Medication Aide, Medication Aide Refresher, etc.

    CE Online Courses

    On-line Ticket School, Ed2Go, 360Training, Etc.

    Computer Training

    Introduction to Computer, Introduction to Word, Introduction to Excel, Introduction to QuickBooks, Intermediate and Advanced classes.

    Customized Training

    Grant funding available for industry partners to provide customized training. Training can include safety training and be combined with GED and ESL classes. Examples of training can include, mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, hydraulic, welding, computer software (Word, Excel, etc.), programmable logic controllers (PLCs), medical, etc.

    Examples of sources of funding - Skills Development Fund & Skills for Small Business.

    General Industry

    Safety training – PEC (SafeLand/SafeGulf), First Aid/CPR, OSHA training, etc.

    Workforce: Welding, construction, electrical, PLC, mechanical, etc.

    Kids College

    A summer program designed to introduce several areas of study; art, music, science, etc.


    Motorcycle Safety, quilting, photography, etc.

    Prison Programs

    Currently, CBC coordinates workforce courses at the Federal Correctional Institutions in Bastrop and Three Rivers. Programs include, welding, culinary, carpentry, heating and air conditioning, building trades, & automotive.

    Mission Statement

    It is the mission of continuing education at Coastal Bend College to provide non-credit workforce and avocational educational opportunities.