Welcome to The Kern Center
for Community and Industrial Development
Terra State Community College's Kern Center designs and delivers high-quality education and training programs to thousands of individuals, businesses, and corporations each year. Our goal is to bring you lifelong learning experiences. We are pleased to offer hundreds of sections of seminars, workshops, and courses to meet your needs. We offer these courses at our main campus in Fremont with a few speciality courses at alternate locations. We also offer over 300 online classes, community education classes, ElderCollege, and KidsCollege. The Kern Center can help you and your organization meet and exceed your goals!
What's in demand at The Kern Center this fall?
Fitness for every level
Are you looking to get in shape, stay in shape, and feel great? Let us help motivate you with our fantastic fall fitness courses! Remember that if you register for 3 or more sessions at once, you are eligible for a 20% discount. Click here to see our fall schedule.
Whether you are planning to upgrade your skills or you are looking for a new career, we have several options that can help you reach your goals! This fall we have many new offerings including ICD-10 Coding Training, EKG Technician Training, and more. Click here to see our fall healthcare offerings.
Microsoft 2013 Desktop Application Training
Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, and more! Our MOS (Microsoft Office Specialist) classes are designed to prepare students for the MOS exam and help you further your career. Click here to see our fall Microsoft desktop application offerings.
Professional Development for Hospitality/Food Service, Bookkeepers/Accountants, Educators, Nursing/Social Work, and Office Administrators
Check out our new opportunities to keep your professional skills current.
Click here to see our fall Hospitality/Food Service offerings. Click here to see the fall offerings for educators, office administrators, bookkeepers/accountants, and social workers/nursing.
Teens/Tweens Saturday Series
Looking for something creative for your teen/tween to do this fall? We have several fun classes geared to those grades 5 and higher (adults are always welcome too) and all materials are included! Click here to see the fall projects for teens/tweens.