The Temple College Adult Education and Literacy program has extended the application deadline for a new program that can help adult learners earn certification in high-demand fields.

The original application deadline of May 29 has been extended through June 25.

Training programs that will be available this fall are Electrocardiography (EKG), Phlebotomy and Commercial Drivers License. The courses will be offered through Temple College’s Business and Continuing Education Division.

Individuals who apply and are selected for the programs will receive a scholarship that covers 100% of tuition and certification testing fees. Program participants also will receive additional training in areas such as medical terminology and medical math.

For more information on the Direct Your Destiny Certification Scholarships, call 254-298-8594 or write