Workforce Development

A well-trained workforce means a more productive workforce. At North Central State College, Department of Workforce Development, we can help your employees reach higher and work smarter. Whether your employees need to update their current skills or acquire a whole new skill set, we can develop the training necessary to meet their needs. Bridging these skills gaps is accomplished through focused and specialized training.

MISSION: To serve the north central Ohio community by providing strategic, creative, and responsive workforce solutions and services, through the highest levels of professionalism and experience, resulting in total customer satisfaction.

VISION: Serve as a catalyst for encouraging alliances among organizations for the advancement of a skilled workforce.

New MindEdge ONLINE Learning Courses Added

  • Banking
  • Emergency Management
  • HR Management
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Sustainable Management
  • Project Management

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OSHA #503 – Update for General Industry Outreach Trainers

Tuesday, May 17 – Thursday, May 19
8:00 am – 5:00 pm

James W Kehoe Center for Advanced Learning
175 Mansfield Ave
Shelby, OH 44875

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Introduction to Supervision

Tuesday, June 7 – Wednesday, June 8
8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Crawford Success Center
130 N. Walnut Street
Bucyrus, Ohio

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New Program:
Fundamentals of Animal Science Certification

Check out our new three-week certification program in Animal Science at this link.

Contact Us

Randy Blankenship
Interim Manager of Workforce Development

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