Adult Education


Important  Spring 2021 Updates

The WorkReadyU- Adult Education department of Northshore Technical Community College is committed to offering high quality learning experience for all qualifying students. In consideration of the health, safety and well-being of our students, faculty and Staff; our program will continue with virtual offerings, and will consider resuming classes at our campus locations as the Spring 2021 semester progresses.  The Spring 2021 semester will feature:    

  • Multiple enrollment dates beginning in mid January
  • On-campus Placement Testing
  • Virtual/ remote Learning
  • High School Equivalency (HiSET) preparation, college and career readiness
  • English Language Learning & Civics Education
  • Transition Support Services & Learning
  • Required scheduled (synchronous) class, group, and individual meetings with faculty and staff
  • 24 Hour access to asynchronous learning material.
  • COVID-19 Related Social Distancing and Safety Protocols on each campus

Ready to Enroll?

 Pre-Registration for Feb. 2021 and Mar 2021 will be available soon. Please check back
at this site to schedule an appointment.



About our Program

Since 2010, the Northshore Technical Community College WorkReady U - Adult Education Department provides adult education and  literacy services to our citizens across the region. A dedicated team of instructors prepare students for the HiSET exam to earn their high school equivalency diploma while readying them for a successful future in college or a career. Our program has seen tremendous growth over the years. We have five centers in four parishes providing morning, afternoon, and evening classes. Additionally, we provide English as a Second Language classes at our locations in Hammond and Slidell.

Our FREE classes are offered to qualified students at our locations in Slidell, Lacombe, Hammond, Greensburg, and Bogalusa.

It is time to take that next step on your journey and we are ready to help you find success and achieve your goals.


Services Available: 

  • HiSET Prep
  • ESL/ELA/EL Civics (ENGLISH) Classes
  • 5 for 6 Scholarship
  • eLEARN/ Online Learning
  • Transition Services



For more information, email