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Nurse Assistant Class Returns in September

Returning this fall, the Center for Workforce Development (CWD)’s Nurse Assistant class continues to be an outstanding option for students looking to jump into the region’s rapidly growing health care industry. There are rewarding jobs available right here, right now, to any person with the right skills – which CWD can help you obtain!
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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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New culinary continuing education classes offered

We are excited to offer new culinary continuing education classes taught by Chef Jeffory McLean. McLean is an experienced Chef Instructor and the lead culinary instructor for CWD. Classes are for adults and children ages 12 and older. 
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Contact CWD

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

The Center for Workforce Development at Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES provides industry-aligned educational solutions to prepare you for the 21st century workforce.
The BOCES 2 Center for Workforce Development will strive to provide 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

Aug
05

TASC Testing - Urban League

Testing today is at Urban League - 265 N. Clinton Ave, Rochester, NY 14605. Advanced registration is required. Click here to learn more about the TASC test and how to register: https://www.monroe2boces.org/TASCTesting.aspx 
Aug
09

Job Training Entrance Assessment

Entrance Assessments are required for all Job-Training Programs. Advanced registration is required. Click here to learn more about our Job-Training Programs and to register for an entrance assessment: https://www.monroe2boces.org/CareerJobTraining.aspx 
Aug
10

TASC Testing - Westview

Testing today is at Westview Commons - 3555 Buffalo Rd., Rochester, NY 14624. Advanced registration is required. Click here to learn more about the TASC test and how to register: https://www.monroe2boces.org/TASCTesting.aspx 
Aug
11

HSE Graduation

The HSE (High School Equivalency) Graduation Ceremony will take place at 3599 Big Ridge Road, Spencerport, NY 14559.  This is an invitation only event, and RSVPs are required.  If you have any questions about this event, please call us at 585-349-9100.
Aug
16

Job Training Entrance Assessment

Entrance Assessments are required for all Job-Training Programs. Advanced registration is required. Click here to learn more about our Job-Training Programs and to register for an entrance assessment: https://www.monroe2boces.org/CareerJobTraining.aspx