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
906 Sullivan Drive

Day Classes Monthly
3-week rotation

Michael Yarbrough:
601.554.4643 or
601.554.4646
Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA),
$1,000
Application Packet

Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Day Classes
Monday - Thursday
March 30, 2020 - July 27, 2020
8:00am-3:00pm
Pick up application packet at 
Woodall Center

Stephanie Clark,
601.554.4646
Pine Belt Works Manufacturing Skills
Basic Level, $125
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
Ongoing Day Classes and Night Classes Rebecca Brown:
601.554.4644
or
Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646
ServSafe,
$150
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
Friday, Feb. 21
8:30am-5:00pm
Micahel Yarbough,
601.554.4643
Emergency Medical
Technician (EMT)
Refreshed Blocks, I,II,III
and IV,
$40 per block
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Wednesdays in January 2020
Block I: January 8
Block II: January 15
Block III: January 22
Block IV: January 29

Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646

Forklift, $40 Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Friday, January 31 or
Friday, February 14 or
Friday, February 28
8:00am

Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646
OSHA 10-hour General
Industry,
$25
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Tuesday, Feb. 4,
Wednesday, Feb 65 and
Thursday, Feb 6
5:30pm-9:15pm
(attend all three nights

Richie Lewis
601.554.4653
Construction Core,
$100
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Tuesday and Thursday's
Feb. 18-May21

Michael Yarbrough,
601.554-4643
Excel I and II
$40 each
Lunch included
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Excel I: Tuesday, Feb. 4 or
Tuesday, March 3
8:00am-4:30pm

Excel II: Tuesday, Feb 11
or Tuesday, March 10
8:00am-4:30pm

Stephanie Clark
601.554.4646

Excel III,
$80
Lunch included
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Two Day Sessions:
Tuesday, Feb. 18 &
Wednesday, Feb. 26 or
8:00am-4:30pm

Tuesday, March 24 &
Tuesday, March 31
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 Classes Monthly 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 Lenoir:
601.798.3472
Certified Nursing Assistant
(CNA),
$300
Jefferson Davis Center
Technical Center, Carson
February 4 through April 30
Tuesdays and Thursdays
4:00pm-9:00pm
Cheryl Frierson,
601.403.1113
Certified Nursing Assistant
(CNA),
$500

Hancock County Vo-Tech
Center
Early March start.
Night classes
Troy Teadt:
228.668.3113 or
985.788.3257
First Aid, AED & CPR,
$35
Hancock Center
Highway 90 Waveland
Friday, Feb. 7th or
Friday, March 13th
8:00am-4:00pm
Troy Teadt:
228.668.3113 or
985.788.3257
Forklift,
$40
Hancock Center
Highway 90 Waveland
Friday, Feb. 21
8:00am-5:00pm
Troy Teadt:
228.668.3113 or
985.788.3257
Microsoft Excel 2016
Beginners, Intermediate
and Advanced
$35-$50 per class

Stennis Space Center
Mississippi Tech Transfer
Building 1103

Beginners: April 1
8:00am-5:pm

Intermediate: Jan 29 or 
April 8
8:00am-5:00pm

Advanced Feb. 5&6 or
April 15 & April 16
8:00am-5:00

Troy Teadt:
228.668.3113 or
985.788.3257
Microsoft PowerPoint
2016 Intro and Advanced,
$35 each
Stennis Space Center
Visualization Center
Building 103
Intro:
Wednesday, Feb 19
Advanced:
Wednesday, March 4
8:00 am-5:00pm
Troy Teadt:
228.688.3113
985.788.3257
Microsoft Excel 2016,
Pivot Tables,
$20
Stennis Space Center
Visualization Center
Building 103
Two Sessions Offered:
Wednesday, Feb 12th
8am-12noon or 1-5pm
Troy Teadt:
228.688.3113
985.788.3257
Microsoft Word,
Intermediate & Advanced,
$35, each
Stennis Space Center
Visualization Center
Building 103
Intermediate: March 11
Advanced: March
8:00am-5:00pm
Troy Teadt:
228.688.3113
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.