Flexible options to fit your needs
California's Community Colleges are in a unique position to assist businesses in developing a high-skilled, high-performance workforce. Whether your company needs employees trained in basic skills or something highly specialized such as advanced manufacturing techniques, the community colleges can draw upon the vast resources of the system to develop a training program that will address your workforce development challenges. Choose from our many options below.
Through the Community Colleges, business can have high-quality customized training programs developed and delivered specifically to meet their unique needs.
To learn more about these opportunities or to identify a college program near you, contact:
Catherine Swenson, Initiative Director
Training and Development
Phone: (916) 452-5668
Defer the costs of workforce training through our EWD programs and state funding that is awarded on a competitive basis annually through the Chancellor's Office of the California Community Colleges to local colleges that assist businesses in meeting their training needs. Projects that provide this funding are the Industry Driven Regional Collaboratives (IDRC), Job Development Incentive Fund (JDIF), and Responsive Training Fund (RTF). Contact us to locate a specific community college economic development or contract training professional regarding opportunities to partner for these training funds.
California Corporate College
California Corporate College works in partnership with California's Community Colleges to bring high quality, market relevant corporate training and workforce preparation services to California employers with needs that reach beyond their local community. Learn more.