Office of Community Education and Workforce Training

We offer non-credit courses in the classroom and online courses so that you can decide whether to come to our campus or stay at home and learn. Our course listings are frequently updated, so check back often for the latest information about our ever-growing Continuing Education program.

The Continuing Education and Distance Learning Department offers a wide range of non-credit classes and seminars designed to help the individual fulfill their potential, both personally and professionally. Programs and classes are held in Key West on the main campus and the Upper Keys Center in Key Largo, as well as various business sites. We are also a designated test center for the the following testing providers: Pearson Vue

Current Community Education Classes


Clay and Play

Clinical Medical Assistant

Dental Assistant

Medical Coding and Billing

Pharmacy Tech


Great Decisions (Key West Campus)

English as a Second Language (Key West & Upper Keys Center)

Great Decisions (Upper Keys Center)

The History of Rock and Roll (Upper Keys Center)

Online Courses

Business & Professional Development

CFK has partnered with Ed2go for online course offerings.  Together we offer many online certificate programs in the Allied Health, Computer-Internet, Business, Technical and Construction industries.    

Health Care Training

Looking for a Health Care Career but can’t find the time to attend in person?  CFK has partnered with Condensed Curriculum International (CCI) for online certificate programs in Allied Health.  To view all certificate options, click on CCI.

Captain License Programs

CFK has partnered with Mariners Learning System.  Whether you are pursuing a professional career in commercial boating, or simply looking to enhance your knowledge, we have a program to meet your educational needs.  Together we offer online Coast Guard Approved Captain’s Licensing Programs.  Courses include OUPV/SixPack Captain’s License, OUPV Upgrade to Master, Master 25/50/100 Ton License, Deck License Renewal, Towing Endorsement, and Sailing Endorsement.

Realestate Courses

CFK has partnered with Career WebSchool to offer online real estate courses.

Real Estate Courses

Appraisal Courses

WISE Center

The College of the Florida Keys’Workforce Innovations, Solutions, and Expertise (WISE) Center offers customized and creative strategies to resolve business challenges and to provide training solutions and services to give Keys businesses a competitive advantage.

CFK’s WISE Center develops solutions individually tailored to the needs of your business or non-profit organization. By forming a successful partnership, our WISE Solutions Team will work closely with you to identify your needs. After gaining an understanding of your needs and goals, we will build customized solutions with objectives that are tied directly to your organization’s strategic plan to enhance skills, increase productivity, and drive revenue growth. As your strategic partner, we can offer you the expertise of our customized training specialists and resources across the county.


In-depth needs analysis


In-depth performance and technical skill topics

Short term workshops, retreats, and focus groups


Training and development planning

Strategic visioning


Results that improve your bottom line