students listening

Timely Announcements

  • American Red Cross Lifeguard Training and Recertification 

    Learn the skills to become a professional rescuer and gain a lifeguard certification. Students must be 15 years old and be able to swim 300 yards in a pool, tread water for 2 minutes, swim 20 yards and retrieve a 10 lb. brick off the bottom of the pool and swim back. This four-day class is a blended class of on-line and classroom work. Class includes CPR mask, instructional manual, whistle, and certificate. 

    For questions or help with registering, please contact the Office of Continuing Education at 715-261-6294.


    Comments (-1)
  • CWIMMA Milestone Project

    On June 102019, The Central Wisconsin Metal Manufacturer’s Alliance, in partnership with Northcentral Technical College, the B.A. Esther Greenheck Foundation, Alexander Foundation, Dudley Foundation, Dwight Davis Foundation, and Wausau Community Foundation, will launch the Milestone Project.

    Get the Application Here - Deadline is April 4, 2019


    Comments (-1)
  • Law Enforcement Career Academy - June 24 - 28, 2019

    The American Legion, Department of Wisconsin, along with their sponsors holds a Law Enforcement Career Academy open to 50 Wisconsin students who have completed their junior or senior year of high school who are in good academic standing. Students should also be of good moral character and possess a desire to learn about law enforcement professions. The program provides first-hand experiences and insight into the operations of law enforcement agencies. Active and retired law enforcement professionals volunteer as counselors and instructors.

    Comments (-1)
  • UWSP ACT Prep Class

    Saturday, January 26, 2019 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

    Registration deadline in January 22.

    Comments (-1)
  • SPASH College and Career Fair

    Wednesday, March 13

    The purpose of the SPASH College and Career Fair is to provide information about and offer opportunities for students and parents to ask questions regarding four and two-year colleges, technical colleges, military options, apprenticeships, and local career opportunities.

    Comments (-1)
  • June 2019

    Engineering Tomorrows Careers (ETC) Summer Camp at UW-Madison

    Comments (-1)

Ongoing Opportunities

  • Explore a Career in Theater Arts

    Theatre Arts Exploring hands-on, skill-development program CoEd, Ages 10-20, Meets 2 times per month on Sundays in Merrill. 

    View the program flyer for more details.

  • NTC Hands-On Lab Opportunity

    It takes more than doctors and nurses to diagnose patients. If you enjoy problem solving and working behind the scenes, a career in a lab setting may be in your future. Check Out the NTC Hands-On Lab Opportunity.

  • Exploring Learning for Life

    The Exploring Learning for Life career education program is for young men and women who are 14 (and have completed the eighth grade) or 15 through 20 years old.

    Exploring’s purpose is to provide experiences to help young people mature and become responsible and caring adults.

Explore a Career in Law Enforcement

  • Wisconsin American Legion Law Enforcement Career Academy

    The American Legion, Department of Wisconsin, along with their sponsors holds a Law Enforcement Career Academy open to 50 Wisconsin students between their junior and senior years of high school who are in good academic standing. Learn more about the Law Enforcement Career Academy.

  • Wausau Police Department — Explore a Career in Law Enforcement

    If you are interested in exploring a career in law enforcement, joing the Wausau Police Department's twice-monthly career exploration meetings. The meetings are held on the second and third Thursdays of each month at 7:00 pm at the Wausau Police Department, located at 515 Grand Avenue. The meetings are designed for male and female youth between the ages of 14 - 20.