The Armstrong Center for Community Learning (ACCL) offices are open for testing.  We are following CDC and Pennsylvania Department of Health guidelines for social distancing and other related measures while in the building and test lab. The ACCL has a no contact policy for testing. 

Thank you and be safe.

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The Armstrong Center for Community Learning (ACCL) provides personal and professional advancement opportunities as well as a variety of outreach programs and periphery services to a six-county region northeast of Pittsburgh.

Core programs provide online and in-class programs empowering learners of all levels the ability to expand their knowledge base and reach for new opportunities. We offer programs tailored to learners’ needs using PLATO Learning courses. Our on-site test center provides certificate programs ranging from high school equivalency via GED or HiSET, College Level Equivalency Programs (CLEP), and professional entry tests such as Compass for math skills and TEAS V for nursing.

The ACCL delivers a wide range of outreach programs. We offer Microsoft Office certification testing. We operate the Outdoor Discovery Center at Crooked Creek which offers nature and environmental educational programs for children and adults.

The ACCL is a regional resource providing educational and learning opportunities for learners of all ages.

  • Consulting
  • GED, HiSET & CLEP Exams
  • Workforce Training
  • Pearson VUE Testing Center
  • PSI/PAN Testing
  • Certiport Testing Center
  • PLATO Online Learning
  • Outdoor Discovery Center

Upcoming Events:

ACCL:  GED & HiSET Preparatory Classes with ARIN I.U. 28 every Tuesday and Thursday at 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Call us to register 724-543-2599.

ACCL:  Personal Empowerment Training - Wednesday's during October & November.  Call us for additional information 724-543-2599.

ODC:  Armstrong Nature Book Club; Deeply Rooted - Second Tuesday of Each Month

ODC: Monthly Nature Lessons for Elementary Age Homeschool Students

ODC:  Magic & Mystery at Crooked Creek - October 2, 2022

ODC:  Preschool Story Time - October 12, 2022

ODC:  Paper Making Workshop - October 16, 2022

ODC:  Youth Water Quality Education Project Kickoff - November 5, 2022

ACCL:  PA Liquor Control Board RAMP Training - February 2, 2023 (call us at 724-543-2599 for additional information about RAMP training)

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There are many ways to support the ACCL and its programs. Your donation to the Armstrong Center for Community Learning is an investment in the future of our community. Your donations help us succeed in our vision to be a valued asset and respected partner of the educational community meeting the needs our region's life long learners as well as helping to strengthen the workforce, promote innovative technologies, classes, instructors, degrees, certifications, programs, classrooms, equipment and learning, for students right here in our community.

ACCL Mission Statement

The ACCL is a regional resource that provides educational and career opportunities.