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
$750

Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Day Classes Monthly:
3-week rotation
April 5-April 23, 2021
May 3-May 21, 2021
June 7-June 25, 2021
Mon.-Friday
8am - 3:30

Michael Yarbrough:
601.554.4643 or
601.554.4646
CCMA
$1,500
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
Apr. 12-July 1
Applications accepted

July 13-July 15
Interviews

Aug. 2-Nov. 29, 2021
Monday - Thursday
8:00 - 3:00pm
**See application packet for more details

Michael Yarbrough:
601.554.4643 or
601.554.4646
CCMA Hybrid 
$1,500

Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Apr. 12-June 17 
Applications Accepted

June 22-June24
Interviews

July 12th Class Begins
**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
Coming SOON! Rebecca Brown:
601.554.4644
or
Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646
Forklift
$50
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Friday, April 23, 2021
8:00am-4:30pm

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

July 29, Orientation, 5pm
Aug. 3rd, 2021 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
Welding(Structural Fitting)
$500
Forrest County Center
5448 Hwy 49 S
Hattiesburg, MS  39401

May 3-July 29, 2021
Monday-Thursday
4:00pm-9:30pm

Cheryl Frierson:
601.403.1113

ServSafe
$150
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Ongoing Day Classes

Michael Yarbrough:
601.554.4643

OSHA 10 Hour
$65
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Friday, May 14th, 2021
8:00am-2:30pm &
Friday, May 21, 2021
8:00am-2:30pm
MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS

Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646

OSHA 30 Hour
$150
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Friday, April 16,
Saturday, April 17
Friday, April 23 &
Saturday, April 24
8:00AM-5:00PM
MUST ATTEND ALL 4 DAYS

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)
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.