Program Pathways

These pathways are your roadmap to earn stackable credentials.

View the full course catalog for all pathways →

Construction Pathway

Build a successful career in construction! Our comprehensive training program equips you with the skills and knowledge needed to excel in this dynamic industry.

  1. Apartment Maintenance
  2. Construction Craft Skills and Carpentry I-A
  3. Carpentry 1-B
  4. Construction Craft Skills and Application (CORE)
  5. Construction Craft Skills and Electrical I- A
  6. Electrical 1- B
  7. Construction Craft Skills and NCCER HVAC Level 1-A
  8. Construction Craft Skills and NCCER HVAC Level 1-B

Early Childhood Education

Unlock the secrets of effective early childhood education with our comprehensive courses designed to empower educators and caregivers with the knowledge and skills needed to nurture young minds.

  1. Child Development Associate – I (also offered exclusively in Spanish)
  2. Child Development Associate – II (also offered exclusively in Spanish)
  3. Child Development Associate Intensive

Lifelong Learning Pathway

Our comprehensive lifelong learning programs offer a wide range of courses tailored to your needs and interests. Whether you’re looking to acquire new skills, enhance your fundamental knowledge or up skill to a higher level, this is the pathway for you!

  1. Career Preparedness 101
  2. Student Success 101
  3. Spanish in the Workplace I and II
  4. Micro-Entrepreneurship 101
  5. Language Arts Skills and Application
  6. Mathematics Arts Skills and Application

Healthcare Pathway

Embark on a rewarding career path in healthcare with our comprehensive training program. From medical assisting to nursing, medical billing & coding and beyond, our expert-led courses provide the knowledge and skills you need to make a difference in people’s lives.

Administrative Healthcare

  1. Advanced Medical Billing
  2. Health Information Technology (HIT)
  3. Introduction to Healthcare and Careers
  4. Medical Office Administrative Professional
  5. Introduction to Medical Billing and Coding

Direct Healthcare

  1. Direct Support Professional
  2. EKG Technician
  3. Clinical Medical Assistant
  4. Nursing Assistant
  5. Pharmacy Math
  6. Pharmacy Technician
  7. Patient Care Technician
  8. Phlebotomy Technician

Hospitality Pathway

Step into the world of hospitality and unlock great opportunities with our comprehensive programs. From mastering the art of guest services to understanding the nuances of the industry, our program prepares you to thrive in hotels, restaurants, resorts and beyond.

  1. Customer Service and Sales
  2. Food and Beverage Service
  3. Food Handler
  4. Foundations of Hospitality and Tourism
  5. Leasing for Property Management

Information Technology Pathway

Our IT training program is your gateway to success in the digital world. From fundamentals to networking and cloud computing, our expert-led courses cover it all. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced professional, our hands-on approach ensures you get in-demand skills.

  1. AWS Cloud Practitioner
  2. AWS Solution Architect
  3. AWS SysOps
  4. iOS Application and System
  5. IT Fundamentals
  6. Computer Technician – A +
  7. Computer Technician – Network +
  8. Computer Technician – Security +
  9. Introduction to Web Development
  10. Project Management
  11. Introduction to Cisco (CCNA) Switches and Routers Course
  12. Introduction to Python Course

Contact Us

For information, contact the UDC Division of Workforce Development and Lifelong Learning at

WDLL courses are offered at two UDC locations:

Congress Heights Campus
3100 Martin Luther King Jr SE
Washington, DC 20032

Lamond-Riggs Campus (formerly known as Bertie Backus Campus) (Limited Offering)
5171 South Dakota Avenue NE
Washington, DC 20017

Pathways Course Catalog

Pathways are your roadmap to earn stackable credentials.
View the full course catalog for all pathways →