Workforce Development, Education & Training Are a Regional Priority
Maintaining a competitive advantage in today's global market requires an educated and viable workforce. Southwest Ohio has nationally recognized workforce development programs, a skilled workforce, experienced professionals and significant technology strengths, including world-class research, development and commercialization talent.
The region's highly regarded educational system supports lifetime learning with a vast network of colleges, universities and career development centers that support the region's diversified workforce. The wide array of educational institutions available in the region partner not only with the academic community, but also with the business community, ensuring a variety of opportunities for students, faculty and business leaders.
Employers Benefit from a Variety of Workforce & Educational Resources
A variety of employment services are available locally for assistance with finding workers, screening and training. Local providers also work together to provide a full array of employer assistance.
Butler Tech Adult Education, offered at the Butler County campus of Butler Tech, offers a wide variety of traditional and online options for adult education.(https://www.butlertech.org/adult-education/)
The Workforce Development Center (WDC) at Cincinnati State, located at the Middletown Cincinnati State campus, delivers highly customized, hands-on training programs through for-credit, certificate and non-credit courses.(https://www.cincinnatistate.edu/wdc/)
Employers Resource Association (ERA) is a source for human resource advice, training, legal updates, news and information.(https://erahr.org)
Miami University Corporate and Career Institute (MCCI). Businesses and individuals rely on MCCI for the highest quality professional development and continuing education instruction— backed by the Miami University name.(http://miamioh.edu/emss/offices/career-center/index.html)
Sinclair Community College is an affordable, high-quality community college to help further professional development and education after high school.(https://www.sinclair.edu/)
Warren County Career Center Adult and Community Education Full Service Center provides customized training for business and industry, customized employment testing, and special human resource projects.(https://www.mywccc.org)