Adult Education

Workforce Training

Whether you are in search of a certification for a new career or need customized training to meet your business needs, PRCC Workforce is ready to serve you.

A productive workforce is vital to our local economy. Our PRCC Workforce Development assists businesses and industries in Forrest, Lamar, Marion, Jefferson Davis, Pearl River and Hancock Counties to ensure companies have the best training possible.

In addition to serving businesses, the Wildcat Workforce Team also helps individuals gain new marketable skills.

Workforce EducationWildcat Workforce services include (but are not limited to):

  • Customized Industry Specific Training for both pre-and-post employment
  • Industry Credentials and Certifications
  • Leadership Training
  • Customer Service
  • Health and Safety Training
  • Quality and Process Improvement (Lean Manufacturing, Six Sigma)
  • Meeting and Training Spaces
  • Comprehensive Testing Center

The Workforce Department is located at the Lowery A. Woodall Advanced Technology Center, 906 Sullivan Drive, Hattiesburg. To learn more about the programs and capabilities of Wildcat Workforce, call 601-554-4646  or email us at workforce@prcc.edu .

Pearl River Community College Workforce Classes (non-credit)

Workforce Application (PDF)

For additional help, email workforce@prcc.edu, call (601) 403-1241 or (601) 554-4646.

Training/Class Location Start Date Workforce Contact
Certified Nursing Assistant, $500 Hattiesburg Woodall ATC

Day Classes Monthly
3-week rotation

Sonya Hunt:
601.403.1120
Pine Belt Works Manufacturing Skills
Basic Level, $125
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC Ongoing Day Classes and Night Classes Rebecca Brown:
601.554.4644
or
Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646
Forklift
$40
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC Friday, September 6 or
Friday, September 13
8:00am-4:30pm
Stephanie Clark
601.554.4646
OSHA Safety 10 Hour,
$25
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC Friday, September 20
8:00-4:00pm and
Saturday, September 21
8:00am-12noon
Attend both days

Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646

Construction Core:
Introduction to Craft Skills,
$100
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
Friday, September 13 through
Friday, November 22
8:00am-4:00pm

Michael Yarbrough:
601.554.4643

ServSafe
$150
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
Monday, September 23
8:00am-5:00pm
Michael Yarbrough:
601.554.4643
CPR/First Aid,
$35
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
Friday, September 27
8:30amn-1:00pm
Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646
Microsoft Excel Level I,
$40 Lunch provided
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
Thursday, September 5
8:00-4:30pm
Stephanie Clark
601.554.4646
Microsoft Excel Level II,
$40 Lunch provided
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
Thursday, September 12
8:00am-4:30pm
Stephanie Clark
601.554.4646
Microsoft Excel Level III
$80 Lunch provided
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
Tuesday, September 17,
Tuesday, September 24
Attend both days.
8:00am-4:30pm
Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646
Microsofft Visual Basic
Programming,
$195 Lunch provided
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
Tuesday, September 10,
Wed.,  September 11,
Thursday, September 12
Attend all three days.
8:00am-4:30pm
Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646
WIN Computer Classes,
(Computer Basics, Word, Excel
and PowerPoint)
Hattiesburg
WIN Job Center
(provided by PRCC Staff)
Day Classes Monthly
4-week rotation
Lee Miller:
601.584.1202 or
601.584.1124
CDL Testing, $150 provide own truck $250 PRCC truck Poplarville Campus By appointment. Must have valid permit. Brad Ladner:
228.518.0309
Truck Driving/CDL
$1,850
Poplarville Campus November 11 Sonya Hunt:
601.403.1120
WIN Computer Classes, (Computer Basics, Word, Excel and PowerPoint) Picayune WIN Job Centers (provided by PRCC staff) Day Classes Monthly 4-week rotation Darby:
601.798.3472
CPR, AED & First Aid
$35
PRCC Hancock Center,
Waveland
Friday, September 27
8:00am-4:00pm
Troy Teadt:
228.688.3113 or
985.788.3257
CPR, AED & First Aid
$35
Hancock County Port and
Harbor Commision
Friday, September 20
8:00am-4:00pm
Troy Teadt:
228.688.3113 or
985.788.3257
Forklift,
$40
PRCC Hancock County
Center, Waveland
Friday, October 4
8:00am-5:00pm
Troy Teadt:
228.688.3113 or
985.788.3257
Microsoft Word 2016
Intro, Intermediate and
Advanced
$35 each
Stennis Space Center
Visualization Center Building
103
Wednesday September 11,
Wednesday,September 18
Wednesday,September 25,
8:00am-5:00pm
Troy Teadt:
228.688.3113 or
985.788.3257
Microsoft Excel 2016
Advanced,
$50
Stennis Space Center
Visualization Center Building
103
Wednesday, September 4,
Thursday, September 5.
Attend both days.
8:00am-5:00pm
Troy Teadt:
228.688.3113 or
985.788.3257

Pearl River Community College offers equal education and employment opportunities. The College does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, veteran status, or disability. For inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies or to request accommodations, special assistance, or alternate format publication please contact Tonia Moody Seal, Director of Admissions and Records, and ADA/Civil Rights Coordinator, at P.O. Box 5537, Poplarville, MS 39470 or 601-403-1060. For inquiries regarding Title IX, contact Maghan James, Assistant Vice President of Student Services and Title IX Coordinator, P.O. Box 5560, Poplarville, MS 39470 or 601-403-1253.