To register and pay for an Individual Continuing Education course, call Customer Service at 336.734.7023 which accepts credit card, check or money order. You may also pay in person at any of our six locations. More detailed information on registration and payment can be EWD Registration page.

Deadline to register is one week prior to course start date.

SHRM Specialty Credential: Talent Acquisition

Description: Are you ready to win the war on talent? Discover the benefits of workforce planning in this 2-day in-person and 10hr online course. Explore recruiting and sourcing strategies for developing a diverse and inclusive talent pipeline. You will reflect on case studies and newly acquired expertise to apply what you learn to your organization.

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SHRM Specialty Credential: People Analytics

Description: People Analytics is the wave or the future! Learn the metrics behind people analytics both quantitative and qualitative in this 2-day in-person and 10hr online course. You will investigate relevant, real-world business issues, and effectively communicate data-supported findings.

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SHRM Exam Prep – live online

Description: Establish yourself as a recognized HR expert. Prepare for the SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP) or SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP) exam just in time for the fall testing window. This program uses cutting-edge HR situations, case studies, discussion as well as, online and printed learning resources. Because this program is offered in cooperation with the Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM) students will have access to the SHRM Learning System. Students will be notified when and where to pick up their SHRM Learning System materials.

NOTE: Valid email address is required

Course: 159285

Days: March 7 – April 20, 2023 6:00pm – 9:00 pm

Meets Tuesdays and Thursdays

Cost: $1,060.00

Instructor: Hill-Hopkins and Brown


Strategic Management

Description: Learn the meaning of strategic management as it relates to human resources. Determine your organization’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats.

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Essentials of HR Management

Description: Entry level HR professionals who are exploring the field as a career are encouraged to attend. A study of the major disciplines of Human Resource Management to include: Evolution of the HR Profession, Talent Acquisition, Learning and Development, Performance Management and Employment Law.

Recruitment, Selection, & Planning

Description: This course will explore elements of hiring efficiency including recruitment, selection, interviewing, and human resource planning. This class will also cover effective hiring, including transitioning a new hire candidate to team member.

Dates Days Times Location Cost Units Course Code
02/14/2023 - 02/16/2023
Tue, Wed, Thu
06:00PM - 09:00PM
ON -Online Courses LINE
$154.00 0.90 159401

Employment Law I

Description: You will cover current federal and state employment laws. The course will also provide to you, opportunities for discussion on strategies for complying with those laws. Topics that will be covered include: Equal Employment Opportunity laws, Federal and N.C. Employment laws.

Dates Days Times Location Cost Units Course Code
05/03/2023 - 05/31/2023
06:00PM - 09:00PM
ON -Online Courses LINE
$254.00 1.50 156827

Compensation & Benefits

Description: This course will introduce participants to the current tools and techniques for the design, implementation and administration of legal wage, salary, and benefits programs. It will include techniques for analyzing and evaluating programs and covers various types of benefits and compensation packages.

Dates Days Times Location Cost Units Course Code
04/25/2023 - 05/04/2023
Tue, Thu
06:00PM - 09:00PM
ON -Online Courses LINE
$209.00 1.20 159426

Employee Relations

Description: Employee Relations refers to a company’s efforts to manage the relationships between employers and employees. This course will define the six (6) cores of employee relations and the importance of this concept in the workplace. Additionally it will also touch base on Labor Relations and Ethical Practices.

Dates Days Times Location Cost Units Course Code
02/20/2023 - 02/22/2023
Mon, Wed
06:00PM - 09:00PM
ON -Online Courses LINE
$105.00 0.60 159408

Managing Diversity

Description: To successfully manage a diverse workforce, managers must develop a new set of skills. This course will discuss these changing demographics and diversity of the workforce and the tools needed by an organization to create an organizational culture that values diversity and ensures that HRM systems are bias-free.

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Communications for Human Resources Professionals

Description: This interactive and hands-on Course will instruct participants on how to write well-organized and focused documents with clarity and precision. You will be introduced to the proper way to write business and professional communications, reports and manuals. A portion of the class will be dedicated to developing public speaking skills.

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Workplace Policies and Procedures

Description: HR Specialist and Generalist positions will benefit from this course on developing policies and procedures for your unique workplace situation. Sections on employment, leave, compensation, performance expectations, benefits, the use of social media and other topics commonly found in workplace policy guides and employee handbooks will be discussed.

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End-to-End Talent Acquisition

Description: For HR professionals, office managers, and anyone with recruiting responsibilities in an organization. Topics from the talent acquisition cycle including establishing an employment brand; sourcing strong candidates; interviewing; selection and hiring; and on-boarding will be presented. In addition, the latest in recruiting technology and metrics will be discussed to help you compete for the best workforce talent.

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