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CWD Connects with Community Partners on New and Updated Program Offerings

The Center for Workforce Development hosted its second of two Employer Engagement Workshops this month at WEMOCO CTE on Thursday, June 23 to gain feedback on our electrical, welding, HVAC, residential construction and machining programs.  
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CWD Medical Office Assistant Class

CWD’s Medical Office Assistant Program ‘keeps us on our toes’, lands graduates jobs

The Medical Office Assistant is enrolling now for its next class which starts February 28.
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CDL Drivers in the Driver Seat

Ten complete the Center for Workforce Development’s CDL Class B Fall 2021 Training

Ten more students completed the 10-week CDL Class B course offered Tuesday evenings at Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES Center for Workforce Development.  
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Culinary Arts Class

CWD Launches Culinary Arts Job Training Course

If you’re interested in a career in the culinary world but you need a flexible program to do so, the Center for Workforce Development has the perfect program for you!
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CWD launches new CDL training program

The Center for Workforce Development has launched a new Commercial Driver Licensing training program. If you are seeking to use your driving skills in a new career, this course is for you! Earn your NYS Class B/School Bus Driver Certification. Scholarships available - click for more details.
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Contact CWD

Email: [email protected]  Phone: 585.349.9100  Fax: 585.349.9101
Address: Westview Commons Business Park, 3555 Buffalo Rd., Rochester, NY 14624
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.

Upcoming Events


SEPTO Meeting

All meetings are scheduled via Zoom, 4 – 5 pm:
Please call the Department for Exceptional Children main office at 585-617-2447 for the link and password. For information or questions, please contact: Colleen Dox-Griffith, SEPTO President, at 617-2393 [email protected] 
OR Tanya Frank, SEPTO Secretary, at 617-2447
[email protected]  


Flu Clinic: Open to the Public

It's important to get your flu shot! See why.
All COVID safety measures will be followed
• No Appointment Needed
• Open to the public (Ages 18 & up)
• Bring Insurance Card
• Fee (Payable by cash or check if non-participating insurance or without insurance $35)

Clinical Questions: Flu Prevention Partners of Workplace Vitality
Flu Prevention Partners Flu Immunizations & phone (585) 568-8340

 BOCES 2 Contact Barb Swanson @ 352-2749

COVID-19 Booster Clinic

Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES will host COVID-19 vaccine booster clinics Friday, Dec. 16, 2022 and Friday, Jan. 6, 2023. The clinics will be from 2 to 4 p.m. in the PD Center at 3599 Big Ridge Road, Spencerport, 14559. This clinic will be open to the public.

Here are additional details:
•   These clinics are open to the public
•    Boosters are for people 12 years and older (those under 18 must be accompanied by a parent)
•    You can choose either the Moderna Bivalent Booster or Pfizer Bivalent Booster
•    Vaccinations are free of charge, but please bring your insurance card and, if available, your COVID vaccination record
•    Vaccinations are provided by Workplace Vitality

Please note: this clinic is for booster shots only. You must have had your latest dose of either the second of the primary series or previous booster at least 8 weeks prior to receiving this bivalent booster.

Clinical questions: Workplace Vitality (585) 568-8340
BOCES 2 internal contact: Barb Swanson (585) 261-0782