Lifelong Learning & Workforce Development

Lifelong Learning & Workforce Development


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Lifelong Learning

Whether you are interested in professional development, starting a new hobby, having fun learning with friends, or looking to learn something new, SCF has a Lifelong Learning course for you.

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Kids Summer Camp

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Ignite your kids' innovation this summer! STEM-based summer camps at SCF Coding Academy.

Traffic Safety

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We provide DUI classes along with several other drivers training services.


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Whether you are new to the language or want to brush up, our classes are great for meeting new people and learning.

Performing Arts

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Performing arts classes and private lessons without the need to register for a degree.

Parenting Education

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This four-hour course fulfills the court-ordered requirement of the 12th Judicial Circuit (Sarasota, Manatee and DeSoto counties) for those divorcing.

Personal Enrichment

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Personal growth programs of various subjects available to learners of all ages.


Workforce Development

Whether you are in search of a certification for a new career or need customized training to meet your business needs, SCF Workforce is ready to serve you. A productive workforce is vital to our local economy. Our Workforce Development assists businesses and industries in Manatee and Sarasota counties to ensure companies have the best training possible.

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Computer and IT Classes

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Learn computer basics and expand your skillset with Microsoft Office, cyber security, programming and CompTIA coursework.

Online Classes

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We offer you hundreds of engaging online courses, covering every topic from Accounting to Web Design.

Professional Development

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We help you meet your career goals by providing certification and licensure training and testing.

Industry Certification Testing

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Our Lakewood Ranch testing facility offers convenient, comfortable and secure services.

SCF Coding Academy

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Prepare for tomorrow's jobs today and advance your career! Learn high demand skills in our state of the art training center.

Contract Training

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Contract training provides employers with the opportunity to get customized training for your specific needs.

Entrepreneurship Academy

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Learn skills to help your business be successful and reach more customers.

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Achieve personal and professional growth with personalized guidance, resources and courses for career acceleration.


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