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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
$750

Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Day Classes Monthly:
March 21, 2022
April 18, 2022
May 16, 2022
June 13, 2022
Mon.-Friday
8am - 3:30pm

Night Class:
January 18, 2022
Tues.&Thurs.
4pm-8pm
**See application packet for more details

Michael Yarbrough:
601.554.4643 or
601.554.4646
CCMA Hybrid
$2,000
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
Oct. 4, 2021-Nov. 30, 2021
Applications accepted

Dec. 1 & 2
AND
Dec. 7 & 8
Interviews

Jan. 10-May 13, 2022
Monday - Thursday
8:00 - 3:00pm
**See application packet for more details

Michael Yarbrough:
601.554.4643 or
601.554.4646
Pine Belt Works Manufacturing Skills
Basic Level

Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
On-going Registration Rebecca Brown:
601.554.4644
or
Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646
Forklift
$50
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Friday, Nov. 3, 2021
8:00am-4:30pm

Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646
EMT
$1,000
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Jan. 4, CPR 5pm-10pm
Everyone must attend

Jan. 6, Orientation, 5pm

Jan. 11, 2022 class starts
Tuesday and Thursday nights
6:00pm - 10:00pm

Two Saturdays a month
9:00am - 2:00pm
**See Application packet for more details

Michael Yarbrough:
601.554.4643 or
601.554.4646
OSHA 10 Hour
$65
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Ongoing day classes

Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646

Truck Driving/CDL
$2,000
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Classes monthly

Michael Yarbrough:
601.554.4643 or
601.554.4646
Certified Nursing Assistant
(CNA)
Poplarville Campus,
Nursing Building
Ongoing Night Classes
Tuesday and Thursday
5:00pm-9:00pm
Cheryl Frierson:
601.403.1113
CDL Testing Poplarville Campus By appointment. Must have valid permit. Brad Ladner:
228.518.0309
Truck Driving/CDL Poplarville Campus Classes Monthly Cheryl Frierson:
601.403.1113
Welding Poplarville Campus Ongoing Night Classes:
Monday through Wednesday
4:30pm-9:30 Daily

Cheryl Frierson:
601.403.1113

Welding Hancock Center
Highway 90 Waveland
Day Classes Ongoing

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 publications, contact Eddie Sandifer, ADA Coordinator, 101 Hwy 11 N., Poplarville, MS 39470 or 601-403-1215or for inquires on Title IX, contact Alexandra Kennedy, Director of Resident and Student Life at 101 Hwy 11 N., Poplarville, MS 39470 or 601-403-1253.