The Education Center at NFCC helps families move toward financial stability and self-sufficiency by offering free adult basic education and life skill classes including English, GED test preparation, financial and computer literacy, workforce readiness and more. Classes are free and open to our community. On-site childcare is provided at no cost to participants for most evening and weekend classes. Availability is limited. Complete the Interest Form, and we will notify you of class availability.
English as a Second Language (ESL)
ESL Classes – This 15-week course is offered three times a year. Students attend two mornings or two evenings each week. Students are placed by level and may advance through five levels. Curriculum topics include education, health care, financial planning, and employment. Students meeting attendance and participation requirements receive a certificate of completion.
2022 ESL Course Sessions:
Fall Session: August 22 – December 8, 2022
- Mondays and Wednesdays 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
- Tuesdays and Thursdays 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
- Mondays and Wednesdays 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
- Tuesdays and Thursdays 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
PLEASE NOTE: No Classes on September 5, 2022 for Labor Day Holiday or November 21 – 24 for Thanksgiving Holiday.
Adult GED Tutoring and Test Prep
Prepare for the GED test – New student registration is ongoing throughout the year. Please complete the Interest Form to get started or download a printable flyer for more information. Preference is given to applicants in north Fulton.
The GED Program consists of computer lab digital learning, individual tutoring, and peer teamwork. Students are given official GED practice tests before taking the official GED test. Students passing the GED Test earn a high school equivalency diploma.
GED Tutoring Program
- Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
- Tuesday, Thursday 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Complete the Interest Form
Complete the online form to register for classes, tutoring and coaching. We will contact you as soon as it is available.
Did You Know:
900 families and 1,800 children were served by the holiday program for warm coats, Thanksgiving meals and holiday toys last year.