Ridgewater College Customized Training & Continuing Education focuses on building long-term relationships with businesses and individuals. We play a significant role in central Minnesota's workforce development by helping organizations position themselves for the future.
Ridgewater strives to provide high-quality training to help agriculture employees build the skills needed to be successful in all aspects of the industry.
Employees at all levels can gain knowledge and insight through courses such as Customer Service, Human Resources Certification Preparation, Learn to Lead, and more.
Our courses will assist licensed operators and salon managers to meet continuing education requirements set by the Minnesota Board of Cosmetologist Examiners. Ridgewater College is also approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork to offer continuing education courses for Massage Therapy.
Our CPR & First Aid offerings include American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR, Heartsaver First Aid, and BLS for Healthcare Providers.
Firefighters must be prepared for a variety of life-saving situations. It’s why fire departments contract with Ridgewater College. Explore options at www.ridgewater.edu/fire.
Medical personnel and emergency responders will receive top-notch continuing education through any of our refresher or advanced healthcare classes.
Live, interactive training in a virtual classroom.
Build your healthcare skills through offerings including Medication Administration, Nursing Assistant, and CNA/HHA examination.
The Minnesota Motorcycle Safety Center rider training program has served Minnesota riders for more than 30 years with affordable, high-quality professional training and education. Instructors are certified by the Motorcycle Safety Foundation and dedicated to building and improving your riding skills.
The need for trained workers in skilled trades and manufacturing is greater than ever. Ridgewater and our partners have developed high quality training programs taught by experienced professionals to help your build the skills you need to be successful in your field.