Adult Education


Important  Fall 2020 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 as a primarily virtual program during the Fall 2020 semester. The Fall 2020 semester will feature:    

  • Multiple enrollment dates beginning in Mid-August
  • 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?

 We will hold schedule-based placement testing October 12th - October 15th.
Click HERE for placement testing



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