Important NoteProfessional and Continuing Education (PACE) offers these non-credit courses for professional development. For academic credit opportunities at Lower Columbia College, please visit our Future Students page.

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Featured Career Training Courses

Certified Physical Therapy Aid

Physical therapy aides work with physical therapists to provide a positive experience for patients undergoing physical therapy treatment.

Clinical Dental Assistant
Dental assistants play a valuable role in any dental care team, often handling a variety of tasks from assisting with treatment procedures to administrative duties.


HVAC/R Certified Technician

You’ll master core skills like accurate measurement and conversions, heat carrying capacity, condensation and vaporization, and air weight and value.


Nonprofit Manager and Professional Grant Writing

You’ll learn how to create a successful grant proposal and manage your organizational goals, projects, and outcomes.


Certified Associate in Project Management

CAPM credential offered by the Project Management Institute (PMI) is designed for project leaders and managers.

Project Management Professional

Across industries, Project Management Professional (PMP®) is the leading certification for associate-level project managers.

Veterinary Assistant

Veterinary assistants take charge of making sure office visits and procedures go smoothly for animals under veterinary care.

Certified Supply Chain and Freight Broker Training

This all-inclusive online course will provide a complete view of supply chain management and freight broker training.

Other High Interest Courses

Contact Professional and Continuing Education

Offices located in the Don Talley Vocational Building and the Physical Science Building. Office hours vary depending on activities. Please call for an appointment. 

Elizabeth Hoff, Program Manager A
 (360) 442-2602

Natalie Richie, Director of Operations
 (360) 442-2500