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Training Resources

If your employees’ are more experienced and skilled, the end result is increased productivity and a better business. Jefferson County Economic Development understands this, and there are plenty of training opportunities available to help improve the County’s workforce.

There are four sources of training opportunities, and those are the Jefferson Community College, the Jefferson-Lewis BOCES, the Jefferson County Department of Employment and Training Services, and the New York State Department of Labor Services.

Jefferson Community College Business and Industry Training Programs:

  • Quality and Competitiveness i.e. ISO 9000; Project Management and Just-In-Time Manufacturing;
  • Workforce Skills Conflict Resolution, Workplace Mathematics, Problem Solving;
  • Computer Training from introduction to personal computers to finding information on the Internet;
  • Cooperative Training Specially designed courses which meet the needs of more than one employer and scheduled for the convenience of all the companies involved;
  • Electrical and Mechanical Maintenance;
  • Manufacturing Operations and Processes.

Jefferson-Lewis BOCES Business and Industry Training Programs:

  • Authorized American College Testing (ACT™) Center and WorkKeys® Testing site;
  • Electrical I, II, and III;
  • HVAC
  • Welding I and II;
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Heavy Equipment Maintenance and Operations;
  • Commercial Driving Class B;
  • Security Guard;
  • OSHA;
  • Automotive Technology;
  • Nursing;
  • Auto CAD;
  • Accounting;
  • Public Speaking;
  • Business Office Skills;
  • Computer Workshops;
  • Quickbooks;
  • Medical Billing and Coding;
  • Reading and Math Prep classes;
  • GED and ESOL Free classes;
  • Customized Training Programs available.

The Jefferson County Department of Employment and Training Services:

  • Recruitment and screening of candidates for employment;
  • Aptitude testing for new, current and promotion-bound employees;
  • Development/modifications to job descriptions;
  • On-the-job training programs offering up to 50% wage reimbursement for specific employees;
  • Vocational assessment of prospective employees.

New York State Department of Labor Services:

  • Labor Exchange an electronic list offering employers the widest possible selection of qualified job seekers;
  • Labor Market Information economic conditions, business outlook, labor supply, wage information and more;
  • Human Resource Consultants;
  • Federal Bonding Programs a fidelity bonding program for qualified workers.

 



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Did You Know?

Jefferson County was part of the fabled Macomb's purchase. Alexander Macomb was among 3 others who purchased 4,000,000 acres of land from New York State -which was struggling finacially. Macomb died in debtors prison. 

A Saltie loaded with turbine parts

This type of Seaway ship is known as a "Saltie" vs. "Laker" -as a laker has the pilothouse forward. Salties also travel in the ocean. Even I made that connection.