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

Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Day Classes Monthly:
3-week rotation
January 11-January 29, 2021
February 8-February 26, 2021
March 1-March 26, 2021
April 5-April 23, 2021
May 3-May 21, 2021
June 7-June 25, 2021
Mon.-Friday
8am - 3:30

Spring Night Class:
January 26-April 22, 2021
Tuesdays AND Thursdays
4:00pm - 8:00pm

Michael Yarbrough:
601.554.4643 or
601.554.4646

Certifed Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)

Download Application

Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Starts: Monday, Jan. 11th, 2021
Ends: Friday, April 30, 2021
8:00am unil 3:30PM

Completed Applications Packets accepted:
October 26, 2020 - Nov. 30, 2020

Michael Yarbrough:
601.554.4643 or 
601.554.4646
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

All applications must be submitted by: 
Friday, January 8th, 2021

Orientation: Tuesday, January 12th, 2021 5PM
Class Starts: Thursday, January 14th, 2020
Tuesdays and Thursdays
6:pm to 10:00 pm
(One Saturday a month TBD)

Pine Belt Works Manufacturing Skills
Basic Level
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
Coming SOON! Rebecca Brown:
601.554.4644
or
Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646
Forklift Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Friday, Nov. 13th, 2020
8:00am - 4:30pm OR

Friday, Nov. 20th, 2020
8:00am - 4:30pm

 

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

Friday, Nov. 13th, 2020 
8:00am - 3:30pm
Saturday, Nov. 14th, 2020
8:00am - 12:00pm
MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS

Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646
Certified Nursing Assistant
(CNA)
Poplarvile 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 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.