MSC Southeast - Continuing Education and Workforce Training
Minnesota State College Southeast
A Technical & Community College

Continuing Education & Customized Training



Customized Training

Customized Training is available for businesses interested in on-site workforce training and professional development. Minnesota State College Southeast excels at delivering education in career-oriented programs that benefit today’s workforce and the industries they serve.  Learn more >>

Nursing Assistant Training & Testing

Minnesota State College Southeast's Continuing Education Department offers an 80-hour Nursing Assistant Training course. Learn the skills, attitudes, and knowledge essential in giving direct and supportive care in long-term care facilities in a lab setting and in a real-world clinical environment. We also offer Nursing Assistant Testing (and Re-testing) for those who seek to be placed on the national registry. Learn more and register at the links below. 


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If your company is in need of training and would like to look at grant options, we currently have capacity to take on two Minnesota Job Skills Partnership Grant applications. Download a PDF for more information and contact us if you're interested! Download the PDF  


Coming Up - Save the Dates!

Leadership Success Series - February 6, 13, & 20, 2019
This series is for new supervisors, managers or seasoned professionals. Three sessions: Going From Buddy to Boss, Coaching for Success and The Balancing Act of Performance Evaluations.  Each session is intended to be interactive and engaging so participants will have fun and learn new strategies to help them grow as professional, strong leaders.  More information and registration >>

Safety Leadership Skills for Supervisors and Managers - February 28 & March 7, 2019
Excellent safety leadership skills can help supervisors and managers become more effective leaders of people and projects while achieving safety goals that minimize costs and problems associated with poor safety performance.  Main topics:  Bottom Line - Why we should care about safety; Safety Culture - definitions, benefits, roles and responsibilities; and Safety Leadership - communication skills and how to influence culture in a positive direction. More information and registration >>

Southeast Early Childhood Conference - March 22 and 23, 2019
Join us for an evening and/or half day of fun and professional development for childcare providers and Early Childhood professions with our break out presenters Katy Smith, Raelene Ostberg and Chris Peterson. Our theme is CARE: Connect - Appreciate - Renew - Educate. More information and registration >>

33rd Annual Women's Leadership Event - April 17, 2019
Join us for a day of inspiration, fun, food and fabulous door prizes.  A signature event honoring business and professional women in our community in its 33rd year!  Our keynote speaker will be Katy Smith, who will speak on "Inspirement Planning."  Nominate someone for "Business Woman of the Year."  More information >>

All Day, Your Way - April 22, 2019
Cosmetology Educational Event for Licensed Estheticians, Nail Technicians and Cosmetologists. 


Continuing Education and Training Spotlight


 Continuing Education

 We typically offer a selection of courses such as:

  • Business Enrichment Training
  • Commercial Vehicle Inspection
  • Computer Software Training
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Health Specialties
  • MN Waste Combustor Operator Certificate
  • Motorcycle Rider Training
  • Personal & Professional Development

See our Course Registration page for a complete selection of current offerings.


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RED WING CAMPUS | 308 Pioneer Road | Red Wing, MN 55066 | 651-385-6300
WINONA CAMPUS | 1250 Homer Road | Winona, MN 55987 | 507-453-2700

Minnesota State College Southeast is an affirmative action/equal opportunity educator and employer. ADA accessible. MSC Southeast is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination in employment and education opportunity. No person shall be discriminated against in the terms and conditions of employment, personnel practices, or access to and participation in, programs, services, and activities with regard to race, sex, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, disability, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, or sexual orientation. In addition, discrimination in employment base on membership or activity in a local commission as defined by law is prohibited.


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