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Continuing Education

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Continuing Education

Continuing Education Courses

Trent Continuing Education offers two 8-week terms for classes: a Fall term (October to December) and a Spring term (March to May). The next term will start October 2018.

$20 per class + HST (and applicable fees). Saturday one-day workshops are $30 or $50.

FREE Continuing Education at Traill College

Traill College offers free workshops and lectures for the general public. A list of upcoming events can be seen here.

Continuing Education Courses Registration

Online registration is provided through RegOnline, a third-party registration service. An additional charge will be applied by RegOnline in addition to the course fee.

Avoid online fees by registering in person at the College Office during business hours. Traill College Office is in Scott House, 300 London Street, and is open Monday to Friday, 9 am - 4:00 pm. Please note that we can accept only cash or cheque in person.

Registration for the Fall Term is now OPEN both in person and online. 

Fall 2018 Course Selection:

Arts, Culture and Literature

Creative Writing: Fixed Form Poetry and Beyond - Mondays, October 15th – December 10th (10am-12pm) * CANCELLED *

Writing Speculative Fiction X - Tuesdays, October 16th – December 4th (7pm-9pm)

A History of Comic Books – Mondays, October 15th – December 10th (7pm-9pm) * CANCELLED *

A Glimpse to Islamic Art: Painting, Architecture and Calligraphy – Wednesdays, October 31st – December 5th (7pm-9pm)

Hollywood Uncensored – Thursdays, October 18th – December 6th (7pm-9pm) * CANCELLED *

Music and Radio

History of the Orchestra in Eight Weeks – Tuesdays, October 16th – December 4th (7pm-9pm)

History of Popular Music – Fridays, October 19th – December 7th (7pm-9pm)  * CANCELLED *

Folk Music for Fun and "Profit" – Fridays, October 19th – December 7th (7pm-9pm)  * CANCELLED *

Storytelling in Sound: Podcast and Radio Production – Wednesdays, October 17th – December 5th (7pm-9pm)  * CANCELLED *

Science and Nature

Basics of Beekeeping – Wednesdays, October 17th – December 12th (7pm-9pm)

Basics of Beekeeping – Fridays, October 19th – December 14th (7pm-9pm)

Plant Health Care – Thursdays, October 18th – December 6th (7pm-9pm)  * CANCELLED *

CSI Peterborough - What You Don't See On T.V. – Fridays, October 19th – December 7th (7pm-9pm)

World of Mosses – Thursdays, October 18th – December 6th (7pm-9pm)


Introduction to Spanish – Fridays, October 19th – December 7th (7pm-9pm)

Arabic for Beginners – Mondays, October 15th – December 3rd (7pm-9pm)

Kanyen'keha (Mohawk) Language and Culture Class – Wednesdays, October 24th – December 12th (7pm-9pm)


Soap Making Workshop – Saturday, October 20th (1pm-4pm)

Soap Making Workshop – Saturday, December 1st (1pm-4pm)

Songwriting Workshop – Saturday, November 3rd (1pm-4pm)

#WomenDoItDifferently: A Workshop In Women’s Leadership and Politics – Saturday, November 24th (1pm-4pm)  *CANCELLED*          

Secrets to a Successful Reno/New Build Project - Saturday, October 20th (1pm-3pm)

Cancellation Policy
Courses need six students registered in advance to proceed. We reserve the right to cancel a course at short notice due to low enrollment.