Continuing Education Certificates


Discover PennWest Edinboro's continuing education certificate programs, which boost the careers of individuals in health care, business and industry.

Clinical Medical Assistant Program

Clinical Medical Assistants work in a variety of health care settings under the supervision of a licensed physician. Medical assistants with a clinical background perform various clinical tasks including assisting with the administration of medications and with minor procedures, performing an EKG electrocardiogram, obtaining laboratory specimens for testing, educating patients and other related tasks.

Become a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant.


Phlebotomy Technician Program

The phlebotomist is a vital member of the clinical laboratory team. Phlebotomists are employed throughout the health care system including in hospitals, neighborhood health centers, medical group practices, public health facilities, veteran hospitals, insurance carriers and in other health care settings. Phlebotomists work directly with patients using the highest level of care to provide assistance if patients have adverse reactions after their blood is drawn.

Become a Phlebotomy Technician.


Wastewater Operator Program

Join the field of Wastewater Treatment as an Operator and obtain your certification as a licensed operator or earn continuing education units to maintain an existing certification.

Become a Wastewater Operator.


NEW! Online E-Learning Health Care Courses

These certificate programs are highly interactive and provide students with an enriched learning experience. Each course was developed to ensure that students gain the necessary skills to excel in a professional health care environment. Visit us online at to experience a course demo and to learn more about these exciting new programs!


Online Professional Courses With Certifications (Ed2GoPRO)



Contact Us

Continuing Education & Workforce Development
Commonwealth University
Ulmer 323A
410 North Fairview Street
Lock Haven, PA 17745

Angelic Hardy
Director of Workforce Development
Phone: 570-484-3131