Workforce Services

PVCC WFS

Workforce Services provides short-term training programs for industry credentials, employee professional development, adult core skills and language acquisition, lifelong learning and youth career exploration. Programming includes open enrollment courses for individuals as well as contract and custom courses for regional businesses and organizations. TJACE and KidsCollege programs are housed within the Workforce Services academic division.


FastForward Programs Starting Soon


Explore Training Areas

  • Agriculture & Hospitality: Courses in craft brewing, cannabis, horticulture, viticulture & enology.
  • Business & Financial Services: Courses in accounting, customer service, leadership, management, marketing and more.
  • Healthcare & Wellness: Credential programs in healthcare, and courses in CPR, first aid and wellness topics.
  • Information Technology: Credential programs in computer hardware, software, networking and cybersecurity, and professional development courses in a variety of software applications.
  • Logistics & Transportation: Credential programs in commercial driving, heavy equipment, remote pilot and small engine repair.
  • Skilled Trades: Credential programs in construction, electrical, HVAC, maintenance, plumbing, and solar fields. Also offering professional development courses for tradesman and lifelong learning courses in home maintenance essentials. 
  • Welding & Manufacturing: Credential programs in welding, soldering and machining.

Explore Funding Assistance

Your industry credential program could be free. Learn about options to fund FastForward programs.


Take the Next Steps

Complete the Workforce Services Student Questionnaire.

Register for and attend a Funding Information Session.

Check the schedule page to see when your FastForward program of interest is next offered.

Review our programs and courses page for more information about upcoming lifelong learning and online courses.