Train or Retrain Adults
Career technical centers, colleges and universities continue to prioritize the health and safety of their students, faculty and staff by closing campuses and transitioning to remote learning. They will continue to monitor the current health crisis and re-evaluate when they will re-open. Our region’s educational institutions remain committed to delivering quality education and quality services that can now be accessed virtually. Faculty are providing online teaching, and along with staff, offering virtual office hours, assisting students who need help accessing or using technology, and in many cases providing virtual counseling resources for students who may be experiencing anxiety during this unprecedented time.
Career technical centers, colleges and universities provide training to adult learners so they can be competitive to enter the workforce and advance their careers.
Career Technical Centers
Our region’s career technical centers offer education for adults to earn industry recognized credentials and certificates, and advance their knowledge in their chosen profession. Companies who have job openings should contact the Career Services offices at these institutions and they may share your job openings with their students and graduates.
Colleges and Universities
Our region’s accredited colleges and universities offer short-term certificates and degrees, and can provide companies with skilled talent. Companies who have job openings should contact the Career Services offices at these institutions and they may share your job openings with their students and graduates. Companies who wish to support their employees in gaining new skills should contact the Workforce Development offices at these institutions (if applicable, noted with an *) and they may be able to develop customized training to meet your business needs.
For those who are unemployed or underemployed and interested in gaining new skills to be more competitive for good paying, in-demand jobs, learn more about academic programs (short-term certificates and degrees) offered at our region’s accredited colleges and universities.