Enroll in a Community Education Class

Whether your interests lie in foreign language or computers, our community education programs offer non-credit enrichment classes to the general public. Our participants select classes based on a desire for personal development either through learning Spanish or enhancing job opportunities with new or improved computer skills. We even offer customized trainings for businesses. Learn and socialize with other community members in a fun and stimulating environment. Call us today to hear more about our upcoming community education classes.

Beginning Conversation Spanish

Join us for an interactive, fun conversation class to learn Spanish. You will learn vocabulary and phrases to help you learn the Spanish language. This 5-week class is for those with little or no experience with Spanish.

Class Dates: January 23 – February 27, 2020 on Thursdays from 7 pm – 8 pm

Cost: $70

Location: Durango

 

Short and Suite: An Introduction to Microsoft Office Suite

Join us for this short and sweet introductory computer class to learn about Microsoft Office programs: Word, Publisher, Excel and Powerpoint. The course is designed for students who have basic computer skills who want to know about the basic capabilities of each program. The course includes a half-hour open lab time where students can practice new skills and explore additional program features.

Class Dates: February 4, 6, 11 and 13, 2020 on Tuesdays AND Thursdays from 5:30 pm – 7 pm

Cost: $80

Location: Durango

Beginning II Conversation Spanish

Join us for a continuation of the Beginner Conversation Spanish class. You will learn more complex vocabulary and phrases to help you improve your knowledge of the Spanish language. This 6-week class is for those with some experience with Spanish.

Class Dates: January 23 – February 27, 2020 on Thursdays from 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Cost: $70

Location: Durango

FAQ

Pre-registration and pre-payment is required for all community education classes. Refunds must be requested at least 2 weeks prior to the start of class. Minimum number of students is required for any class to start.

To register:
Print, fill out and mail the class registration form to: 701 Camino Del Rio, Ste. 301 Durango, CO 81301

Mail your check to: Durango Adult Education Center, 701 Camino del Rio, Suite 301, Durango, CO 81301 or PAY ONLINE

CLASS TIMES

Registering at least one week in advance is recommended. Before starting, all new ESL and High School Equivalency students are assessed for class placement.

High School Equivalency (GED & HiSET)
  • Monday – Thursday
    9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
    5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • Monday/Lunes – Thursday/Jueves
    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m
  • Monday/Lunes – Thursday/Jueves
    5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m
High School Equivalency (GED & HiSET) – Cortez 
  • Monday – Thursday
    9:00 am to 3:00 p.m.
English as a Second Language (ESL) – Cortez
  • Monday/Lunes – Thursday/Jueves
    6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m
Community Education

Please contact us for dates and times of our upcoming classes.

Winter Closures

Durango

Please note that the DAEC closes during winter weather when the Durango School District  closes. Check ahead of time to make sure we are open in severe winter weather.

Cortez 

Please note that the CAEC closes during winter weather when the Montezuma-Cortez School District  closes. Check ahead of time to make sure we are open in severe winter weather.