ECC has partnered with VESi (Virtual Education Software) to offer online continuing education courses for K-12 educators. Created by top instructors at VESi, these interactive, self-paced courses are available for various types of credit including Illinois Professional Development Clock Hours. VESi courses are tablet compatible, making it easy for you to re-certify anytime, anywhere with reliable, stable online access. You can take courses in either Mac or Windows operating systems on up-to-date smart devices, laptops, and desktop computers. If you have questions about whether or not your device is compatible with our courses, please don't hesitate to contact VESi at 1-800-313-6744.
Register online for VESi courses through Elgin Community College any time by clicking here, then scroll down and choose "Teachers", click on the desired course title and click on the "Register & Pay Online" button so you can begin the registration process. For assistance with the registration process, please contact ECC Registration at 847-214-7570. After registering with ECC, VESi will contact you via email with instructions so you can begin your course.
Elgin Community College is pleased to provide an Illinois Evidence of Completion certificate via email to students who registered and completed a VESi course offered by ECC. The fee is $15 per course. ECC’s Continuing Education department will email registered students with complete details. Students who need Illinois Evidence forms are required to provide their Illinois Educator Identification Number (IEIN) to ECC. VESi courses may be taken by students who do not need Illinois Evidence forms provided by ECC.
VESi recommends that you check with your school district and/or state licensing agency to verify these course offerings will meet your district and/or state requirements for salary advancement and/or state certificate re-licensure. Course prices are subject to change without notice.