Learn a trade and build your future.

Sitting behind a desk is not for everyone. Governors State University offers fully online courses through the School for Extended Learning (SXL) that will help you learn the skills you need for a professional trade that offers a hands-on alternative to office work. Enroll in one of our online career training courses to learn your new skill today.

Online Trades Programs and Courses

HVAC/R Technician Training
Residential Electrician
Electrical Technician
Fundamentals of Blueprint Reading & Construction Estimating
Certified Manufacturing Associate (CMfgA)
Certified Manufacturing Engineer (CMfgE)
CNC Machinist
Manufacturing Fundamentals
American Home Inspection Training (AHIT)
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Email: ContinuingEd@govst.edu

Phone: 708.534.4099