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Process TechnologistAt Westerly Education Center, we host a wide variety of courses ranging from introduction level to graduate-level rigor. All of Rhode Island’s public institutions of higher education offer classes in Westerly as well as private colleges, professional associations, and private businesses. If you don't see one you need and and would like to suggest it, we're all ears. We can work with educational providers to see if we can try to host it or create it. Click on the headline to read more details about the courses. 

Specialty Topics

Suicide Prevention
Substance Use: Awareness Promotes Prevention
Frameworks for Professional Practice
Strategies: Professional Practice & Treatment
Mental Health First Aid Enrolling Now


Introduction to Visual Arts
Biology in the Modern World
Public Speaking
Composition I
General Geology I - Physical Geology
Survey of Western Civilization I
Math for Liberal Arts Students
College Algebra
Developmental Math Emporium
Early Foundations of College Math
Foundations of College Math
Introduction to Oceanography
Oceanography Lab
General Psychology


Microsoft Office: Introductory to Excel 2016
Certificate of Graduate Study in Project Management
Behavioral Health: Substance Use & Mental Health 
Frameworks for Professional Practice 
Strategies: Professional Practice & Treatment 


Interior Design: Introduction
Interior Design: Introduction II
Starting a Sketchbook
Drawing: Technique Intensive
Drawing I
Photography: Introduction
iPhone Photography Workshop
Graphic Design: Introduction
Egg Tempera Painting
Woodworking at Westerly
Applied Color
Children's Book Illustration: Image + Text
Fashion Illustration: Introduction
Acrylic Painting: Technique Intensive

RISD COURSES FOR TEENS 13–17  Enrolling now

Cartoon Anatomy
Drawing: Focus on Faces


Teacher Assistant Enrolling Enrolling Now
Customer Service, Call Center Basics, Banking, Cash Handling, Sales
Process Technology Enrolling Now
Certified Nursing Assistent
Pharmacy Technician Training
Maritime Pipefitting, Sheetmetal and Electrical training


Grant Writing I (Basics) Enrolling Now
Grant Writing II (Writing the Grant) Enrolling Now
Mechanics of Robot Manipulators
Theory of Elasticity I