ECTC Workforce Solutions Offers Free Classes for Community | ECTC

ECTC Workforce Solutions Offers Free Classes for Community

As we continue to navigate the uncertainty in our nation and commonwealth, Elizabethtown Community and Technical College (ECTC) is committed to serving our communities, citizens and industry partners as we take the next steps.

ECTC is offering FREE online classes to interested individuals looking for a pathway to a new career, needing a learning outlet, and or testing the online learning waters.

Through ECTC Workforce Solutions, individuals 18 and over will have the opportunity to choose from several offerings of online classes to take FREE of charge, with no additional costs or fees for books or materials.

The following online classes are open for enrollment today. The classes will start May 13 and continue to June 15.

Requirements:  Students will need access to a computer and internet. All admissions and enrollment will be handled virtually through Workforce Solutions. For more information and to register visit or call 270-706-8700.

ECTC is currently enrolling for summer and fall courses. Start your pathway to a better life. Please visit our website to enroll in classes today.

Electrical Principles

This course introduces the theory of electricity and magnetism and the relationship of voltage, current, resistance, and power in electrical circuits. The course is designed to develop an understanding of alternating and direct current fundamentals. Students will apply formulas to analyze the operation of AC and DC circuits.

Change Management

Change is a constant in many of our lives. All around us, technologies, processes, people, ideas, and methods often change, affecting the way we perform daily tasks and live our lives. Having a smooth transition when change occurs is important in any situation and your participants will gain some valuable skills through this course. This Change Management class will give any leader tools to implement changes more smoothly and to have those changes better accepted. This workshop will also give all participants an understanding of how change is implemented and some tools for managing their reactions to change.

Managing Workplace Anxiety

The workplace is one of the leading locations where people experience stress and anxiety. Every employee will encounter it sometime during their career. Everyone should be aware of the signs of anxiety and the tools needed to cope and deal with it. This Managing Workplace Anxiety online course will provide participants the important skills and resources to recognize and manage workplace anxiety. By identifying these symptoms and coping skills employees and managers will be better suited in dealing with these common situations. Through this class participants will be better suited to the challenges that the workplace can bring.

Income Taxes – You Can Do It!!

This class will look at basic tax returns and help break down the major areas. It will include things like filing status, dependents, credits and side business. If you want to try to do your own simple return, this is a great place to start.

Every “Body” is Beautiful

Every “Body” is Beautiful assists in personal transformation. This course specifically outlines ways to develop a heathy body image/self-esteem, which is crucial to our overall health and well-being. It pays particular attention on how to avoid triggers and comparison traps and provides an overview of the benefits of self-mastery. If you’re ready to start to heal from the inside out, this class is for you! 

Stress Management

This Stress Management course will give participants a three-option method for addressing any stressful situation, as well as a toolbox of personal skills, including using routines, relaxation techniques, and a stress log system.  They will also understand what lifestyle elements they can change to reduce stress. 

CDL Permit Test Prep

The Commercial Driver’s License Manual will be covered.  Resources will be provided to prepare students to be able to pass the CDL permit test.  Provides online classroom training that will prepare the student to pass the WRITTEN TESTS required to obtain a Class A CDL instruction permit. These tests include: General Knowledge, Air Brakes and Combination Vehicles.