Customized Business and Industry

Workforce Solutions offers customized training programs for Business and Industry for today's most in-demand skill areas. Training can be provided on-site or at one of Somerset Community College's (SCC) six facilities.

A Workforce Solution's Facilitator works with company representatives to develop the training program and complete paperwork to get funding for part of the training costs.

SCC Workforce Solutions collaborates with other KCTCS community colleges and adjunct faculty to provide the specialized training if local resources are not available. College credit may be available for certain courses. Examples of the customized training courses we’ve provided include but are not limited to:

Technical Training:

  • CNC/Machine Tool
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • LEAN/Six Sigma Services
  • Machine Tool
  • PLC’s
  • Pneumatics & Hydraulics
  • Robotics
  • Welding

Quality:

  • ISO-9001:2000
  • LEAN Manufacturing Simulations & Implementation
  • QS-9000
  • Six Sigma
  • TS 16949

OSHA:

  • CPR/First Aid
  • Fork Lift Safety
  • Injury Control
  • Safety - Hazwoper, First Responder, Benzene, Bloodborne Pathogens
  • Other

Computer:

  • A+ Certification Training
  • Network+ Certification Training
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Publisher, Project (Basic, Intermediate, Advanced)
  • Internet Basics

Professional Development for Supervisors and Teams:

  • Communication - Oral and Written
  • Computer Training
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Leadership Development
  • Problem Solving/Critical Thinking
  • Supervisory Training
  • Team Building


Other:

Foreign Language Courses

  • Spanish for Healthcare Workers
  • English for Restaurant Workers


Mission Statement

The Office of Workforce Solutions of Somerset Community College will provide short-term training, technical skills, and customized training to business and industry. Adult, community and continuing education will add to the college's mission by providing proprietary training and lifelong learning opportunities. The Office of Workforce Solutions will actively participate in the development of a vibrant community in the area we serve.

Workforce Solutions

Chief Workforce Solutions Officer
Alesa Johnson
606/451-6693
alesa.johnson@kctcs.edu

Workforce Development Liaison
Greg Fryman
606/451-6694
greg.fryman@kctcs.edu

Coordinator Career Services
Karen Plagge
606/451-6934
karen.plagge@kctcs.edu

Administrative Assistant
Valerie Hogan
606/451-6797
valerie.hogan@kctcs.edu