Employers seeking employee training, people who want additional career skills or fun classes for personal enrichment, and entrepreneurs who need small business assistance, choose SFCC's The LearningForce. How can we help you?
Commercial Driving Academy
Get in the driver's seat of a new career! Our CDA program will teach you the skills needed to earn a Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL). Let's get driving! [READ MORE]
Looking for a "how-to" guide to polish your leadership skills? Look no further than our Leadership Academy. From communication to adaptation and building and sustaining trust to decision making, these classes are foundational. Call us to learn more.
Because of COVID-19, SFCC has modified its operations and moved all coursework online for the remainder of the spring semester and alternative delivery for the summer semester.
All on-ground events are canceled until further notice. Student resources are available online. SFCC is closed to the public; however, campus offices (includng The LearningForce) are open and faculty and staff are available through phone and email.
The LearningForce offers a diverse schedule of noncredit continuing education courses for business and industry, professional development and personal enrichment. Whatever your goals, we have the classes for you!
At The LearningForce, our focus is on upskilling individuals and serving new and existing businesses in our 14-county service area. We offer customized workforce training and apprenticeship solutions at your business site, online and on campus. We can help you close the skill gaps of your workforce and prepare them for the future as your company’s products and processes evolve.
The LearningForce offers a wealth of community education opportunities for professional development and personal enrichment. Whether you want to try out a new hobby or boost your career skills, you’ll find great classes on site and online. From early childhood education CEUs and leadership training to yoga and basic motorcycle rider courses, we have you covered.
Small Business Development Center
Our Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is dedicated to fostering economic development. It strives to offer a dynamic environment, innovative resources, training, and support for small businesses and entrepreneurs. We are the only Missouri community college to establish an SBDC.
[COVID-19 Resources] – SBDC can assist you during these unprecedented and difficult times. This link is being continuously updated with COVID-19 information relevant to small businesses, including resources, videos, and links to additional material from various government agencies. The Missouri SBDC is here to serve you, and do not hesitate to contact SFCC’s Kelly Asbury, SBDC director for assistance.
Commercial Driving Academy
Drive your own career! Our Commercial Driving Academy will teach you the skills you need to earn a Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). The four-week training includes classroom and driving time. You’ll learn the rules and regulations of the road, how to keep accurate driving logs and—most important of all—how to drive a big rig.
At SFCC, we think fun and learning go hand in hand! Our Kids College offers more than 30 four-day summer classes for students entering pre-kindergarten through 10th grade. The program features unique activities designed to keep kids interested, engaged and excited about learning.