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
Email myarbrough@prcc.edu 
for class dates.

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
ServSafe
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive
Thursday, Sept. 24th
8:00am - 5:00pm
Micahel Yarbough:
601.554.4643
Forklift Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Friday, September 25, 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
OSHA 10-hour Safety Construction  Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Friday, Oct. 9, 2020
8:00am - 3:30pm
Saturday, Oct. 10, 2020
8:00am - 12:00pm
MUST ATTEND BOTH DAYS

Stephanie Clark:
601.554.4646
Excel I and 
Excel II
Hattiesburg Woodall ATC
906 Sullivan Drive

Excel I: Tuesday, Oct. 6
OR Thursday, Oct. 8

Excel II: Tuesday, Oct. 13
OR Thursday, Oct. 15

8:00am-4:30pm

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

Forklift Hancock Center
Highway 90 Waveland
Friday, October 23
8:00am - 4:30pm

Troy Teadt:
228.688.3113 or
985.788.3257

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.