Cresco Center

The Cresco Center offers year-round, day, evening, credit and professional development classes. The center also supports training opportunities for local businesses. Course instruction is offered via Iowa Communications Network (ICN), face-to-face and online for both high school students and adult learners.‌

Services Provided

College Credit for High School Students

Upcoming Business and Community Solutions Course Offerings

Certified Nurse Aid (CNA)
DateCourse Title
March 27 - May 11 Certified Nurse Aide Course
June 27 - August 17 Certified Nurse Aide Course


Certification Courses
DateCourse Title
January 9 Emergency Medical Technician
May 1 Basic Welding
May 1 CNC Lab


Business & Computers
DateCourse Title
February 7 & 9 Introduction to Web Page & Blog Creations
March 7 Microsoft Excel 2013 Fast-Paced - Level 1
March 22 Microsoft Excel 2013 Fast-Paced - Level 2


Life & Leisure
DateCourse Title
January 6-8 A 'Piece'-ful Weekend Quilter's Retreat
February 14-March 7 Social Dancing: Country Western Couples Dance


High School Drivers Education
DateCourse Title
February 6- April 10 High School Drivers Education
April 24 - July 10 High School Drivers Education

Be Your Own Boss Summer Camp

The Cresco Center also hosts the Be Your Own Boss summer camp for children entering 5th and 6th grades. This week-long, STEM-based entrepreneurial camp runs the second week of June during the summer. Campers experience field trips, face-to-face meetings with business owners and develop their own business plan with the help of professionals. Contact the Cresco Center at 563.547.3355 for an application.