Corporate and Continuing Education

Financial Services (Non-Credit)

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Whether you are entering the industry, changing careers, or want to enhance your professional skills and credentials, the Financial Services Corporate and Continuing Education program offers non-credit courses that cover requirements for continuing education, pre-licensing, and professional development, and range from entry level bank teller and bookkeeping to more advanced analytical courses.

The program offers courses through the James R. Worrell Sr. Financial Services Institute, located at the Harris Campus at Central Piedmont. 

If you are looking to earn college credit toward an associate degree, certificate, diploma, or to transfer to another institution, explore our degree programs.

Scholarship Opportunities 

Learn More about Financial Services Scholarships

Explore Careers

To learn more about careers in banking and financial services, insurance, and real estate — visit Career Fields.

To take the online assessment, visit Career Coach.

Explore Courses 

The following Corporate and Continuing Education programs include online and in-person courses at Central Piedmont. Corporate and Continuing Education courses at Central Piedmont are not offered for college credit, but in many cases continuing education units (CEUs) are awarded. 

Continuing education offerings can change. If a program or course you are interested in is not currently offered, contact Customer Service at 704.330.4223.

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Appraisal

Banking and Mortgage Lending

CFP® Certification Education Program

  • Program and Course Information

    Central Piedmont's CFP® certification program is registered with the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards, Inc. Seven courses make up the program, with groupings offered in a recurring cycle to help you reach your goal. 

    • Fundamentals of Financial Planning
    • Insurance Planning
    • Investment Planning
    • Income Tax Planning
    • Retirement Planning
    • Estate Planning
    • Financial Plan Development

    View our program and course schedule: 

    Corporate and Continuing Education Fall 2021 Schedule

    To learn more about CFP® certification and how the program works at Central Piedmont Community College, review our CFP information session video.

Finance

Real Estate

  • Licensing and Continuing Education (CE)

    Continuing Education elective courses for licensed Real Estate Brokers change each year. For current CE courses, contact Customer Service at 704.330.4223

    • Real Estate Broker Pre-licensing     
    • Real Estate Investing
    • Broker Relationships and Responsibilities (Post-licensing #301)
    • Contracts and Closing (Post-licensing #302)
    • NC Laws, Rules, and Legal Concepts (Post-licensing #303)
    • Mandatory Real Estate Update (CE)
    • Broker-In-Charge Update Course (BICUP)

    View our program and course schedule: 

    Corporate and Continuing Education Fall 2021 Schedule

On-Demand Online Courses

Fully online, instructor-led continuing education courses are available with flexible start dates through our Ed2Go online partner. Call 704.330.4223 to set up training for a date that works best for you, or to learn about specialized courses that we will set up by request.