Develop your skills to enter the workforce
At Jamestown Community College, we connect you with your employment goals through Workforce Readiness, formerly the Centers for Continuing Education.
Workforce Readiness connects academic, technical, vocational, and employability knowledge and skills. Through Workforce Readiness, you can connect your education and workforce preparation in training and programs that focus on specialized skills and nation-wide needs.
Learn what it takes to become a more effective supervisor for your company and your team.
Small Business Development CenterThe Small Business Development Center provides customized workforce training, consulting, and assessment services to businesses throughout Chautauqua and Cattaraugus County. Whether you’re starting your own business or you’ve been running for years, we are here to help you reach your goals.
“When we met with JCC’s Workforce Readiness staff and consultant, we had a positive feeling from the start. The consultant was very knowledgeable and taught us everything we would need to know. The investment was well worth it. We would highly recommend JCC’s Workforce Readiness training and consulting services to anyone that is currently struggling with managing the data of their business.”
“TitanX recently used JCC’s Workforce Readiness Department to provide Coaching/Leadership Training and NYS required Harassment Prevention Training. The staff at JCC was very helpful in planning the training around our needs. The trainers were well qualified. Over 260 people attended the trainings which were well received as team members appreciated and enjoyed them.”
Jamestown Community College's Workforce Readiness provides three easy ways to register for non-credit and personal enrichment courses: by phone, by mail, or in person.
Jamestown Campus: 716.338.1005
Cattaraugus County Campus: 716.376.7506
North County Center: 716.363.6500
Print and complete our registration form. Mail it to the location where you are registering for the program. When registering by mail, please review the payment policies on the registration form and remember to include your payment.
Stop by the location where you are registering for your program, and one of our staff members will be happy to assist you in registering for your courses(s) and processing your payment.
No shows and cancellations fewer than three days prior to the class are subject to the full registration fee. JCC reserves the right to postpone or cancel courses due to insufficient enrollment.
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Questions about Workforce Readiness
Workforce Readiness provides accessible learning opportunities in three centers throughout western New York and one center in Warren, PA. Our centers in New York are also available for meetings, conferences, and company trainings. All facilities at JCC are smoke-free.
JCC is a Pearson Vue testing location. We allow the delivery of various certification exams through a secure and reliable testing environment at our New York centers. Pearson Vue is the world’s leading computer-based testing and assessment business; through their services, more than 14 million people each year have the opportunity to gain certification in the fields of information technology, education, business, and academics. Some test sponsors are Microsoft, CompTIA, Child Development Credential, and New York/Pennsylvania State teaching certifications.
Manufacturing Technology Institute
525 Falconer Street, P.O. Box 20
Jamestown, NY 14702-0020
Cattaraugus County Campus
Manufacturing Technology Institute
260 North Union Street, P.O. Box 5901
Olean, NY 14760-5901
North County Center
10807 Bennett Road
Dunkirk, NY 14048
589 Hospital Drive, Suite F
Warren, PA 16365