Cuesta College Community Programs offers online open enrollment programs designed to provide the skills necessary to acquire professional level positions for many in-demand occupations. 

Courses are designed to provide the workforce skills necessary to acquire professional caliber positions. Instructors/mentors respond to any questions or concerns, as well as encourage and motivate students to succeed. 

Below is just a sampling of what courses are available.  Detailed outlines, demos and financial aid information available at

Sustainable Energy & Going Green (11 Courses)

  • Biofuel Production Operations
  • Principles Of Green Buildings
  • Oil Refinery Operations
  • Wind Energy Apprentice
  • Solar Power Professional

Health Care & Fitness (25 Courses)

  • Women’s Exercise Training & Wellness
  • Emergency Management Training 
    For First Responders
  • Pharmacy Technician

Hospitality & Gaming (17 Courses)

  • Travel Agent Training
  • Video Game Design & Development
  • Casino Dealer
  • Hospitality & Casino Management

Management & Corporate (40 Courses)

  • Personal Training & Group Exercise
  • Training For Older Adults
  • Fitness Business Management
  • Technical Writing
  • Event Management & Design

 IT & Software Development (32 Courses)

  • Webmaster
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • eBusiness Certificate
  • Microsoft Certified App. Specialist

 Skilled Trades & Industrial (21 Courses)

  • HVAC Technician
  • Power Plant Operations
  • Certified Indoor Environmentalist
  • Home Inspection Certificate 

Business & Professional (61 Courses)

  • Administrative Professional
  • Certified Mediator
  • Grant Writing
  • Certified Sustainability Professional

Media & Design (15 Courses)

  • Marketing Design Certificate
  • 3ds Max
  • Interior Design

To view a complete list of classes under each of the above areas or for “industry” or financial aid questions, go to