Workforce Development

The mission of Workforce Development at Jackson State Community College is to provide both credit and non-credit educational opportunities for individuals and businesses in our 14 county service area. It is our sincere belief that advancing the education of people in West Tennessee will provide people and businesses the ability to grow and prosper. We are constantly seeking  input from area employers about the type of training that would best meet the challenges we face. 

Lean Manufacturing

Quality Systems

Safety Training

Technical Training

Leadership and Teamwork

Other Soft Skills

Certification Preparation


Convenience—Training can be done at your facility or at one of our extended campus locations.

Affordability—Training is done locally so there is little or no travel expense and is competitively priced.

Training you can trust—Our trainers provide excellent training that can be used when on the job.

Workforce Development Contacts:

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Jack Laser
Director of Workforce Development
(731) 425-2646

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Janice Taylor
Division Secretary