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Center for Workforce Development - Adult Education

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Summer at the Center

Reduced registration for Summer at the Center, thanks to ESL

Summer at the Center offers opportunities for middle school students to explore the careers. This year, it is more accessible than ever thanks to a generous grant.
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Five CWD programs kick off fall session at capacity

A year from now, more than 80 adults will look back at Sept.19, 2023 as the day that their careers began. That was the day that the Center for Workforce Development fall session started, as did the students’ valuable career training.
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CWD ceremony celebrates adult learners' achievements

The 2023 CWD Graduation and Awards Ceremony celebrated the achievements of adult learners earning their high school equivalency degree and/or completing career training programs. Donned in caps and gowns, graduates were honored during an event on Aug. 9 at the BOCES 2 PDC.
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CWD awarded more than $1 million in grants

The Center for Workforce Development’s mission to support adult learners in their quest for career training was recently made a million times easier.
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Phlebotomy graduates are ready to play a vital role in our community

Phlebotomy is a term that is unfamiliar to many but important to us all. Thanks to the Center for Workforce Development, 20 new graduates not only know what the word means but are now experts who are ready to enter the workforce.
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Contact CWD

Email: [email protected]  Phone: 585.349.9100  Fax: 585.349.9101
Address: WEMOCO CTE Center, 3589 Big Ridge Road, Spencerport, NY 14559

The Center for Workforce Development (CWD) at Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES provides industry-aligned educational solutions to prepare you for the 21st century workforce. CWD provides quality, cost-effective educational and workforce services in partnership with other higher educational agencies, the local workforce community, and the adult learners we serve in a manner that supports excellence and equity for all learners.
  • Our career and technical education programs are affordable, short-term and convenient for the adult learner.
  • Our career education programs provide the skills needed for employment. 
  • Our community continuing education classes provide relevant content for the adult seeking to enhance their skills or learn a new skill.
  • In addition, CWD offers free academic classes for individuals seeking to earn their high school equivalency diploma and free English classes for speakers of other languages.