Continuing education, seminars and courses


Continuing education, seminars and noncredit courses
Examining the future of MU Extemsion

A panel of past recipients of the C. Brice Ratchford Memorial Fellowship discuss extension's strengths, challenges and long-term goals for helping Missourians thrive. Watch the video. Read more

New opportunities for lifelong learners

Two Osher Lifelong Learning Institute courses, Researching Your Family History and Travels With Sharon (Kinden) will be available at Hickory, Clark, Butler, Stone, Grundy and Boone counties. Register today. Read more

ASPCA provides $50,000 grant

Grant from the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals will provide scholarship opportunities for students studying animal cruelty investigation at the MU Extension Law Enforcement Training Institute. Read more

Teaching guide now available for Tom Benton's Missouri

The guide comes in two versions, a colorful version for use on computers and tablets and a white paper background version for printing. Read more

Program helps RNs learn leadership skills

In today's nursing homes and other long-term care facilities, registered nurses are often called upon to serve not just as clinicians, but as leaders and managers as well. Watch the video. Read more

Who Nursing Outreach serves

Included in the nearly 3,000 professional nurses served by MU Nursing Outreach in 2010-11, were residents of 79 counties, as well as the 12 other states. Read more

Teaching firefighters to identify suspicious fires

instructor Dean Martin monitors the progress of a fire in a burn cell simulation. MU Extension celebrates the 30th anniversary of the founding of the Fire and Rescue Training Institute. Watch the video. Read more

Protect and serve

University of Missouri Extension provides basic and advanced training to members of law enforcement. More than 800 students from Missouri and 32 other states are served by the Law Enforcement Training Institute. Read more