Continuing Professional Education

Our Continuing Professional Education programs are designed to meet the continuing education needs of professionals through short courses, seminars, or conferences. A "professional" is someone who is required to have a certification or license in order to carry out the work of their profession.

We feature professional education programs for:

  • cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • certified public accounting*
  • commercial driver’s license training
  • construction
  • electrical
  • flaggers
  • health care careers
  • home inspection
  • nursing home administration*
  • OSHA
  • pet grooming
  • social work
  • traffic safety courses
Flagger training

Search Classes and Register Online

Search for future professional education course sections online under topic codes Career & Certifications and Construction & Trades.

McHenry County Workforce Network is the local administrator of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA), which serves eligible workers who need assistance with employment and training options. (Eligibility refers to federal grant regulations regarding economic status, barriers to employment and dislocation information.) For information about how to apply, go to