Business & Skilled Trades

The STCC Workforce Development Center offers an extensive array of programs as well as many continuing education programs for business professionals and skilled tradesmen. These courses are available as open enrollment programs or can be configured and scheduled as a contract program for your organization.

For more Information, please contact:

Workforce Development Center
Phone: 413-755-4225
Email wdc@stcc.edu

Career Development

Food Service

Advanced Manufacturing

Construction & Skilled Trades

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Three levels of English instruction are offered.
All students entering the ESL Program must be tested in order to be registered in the appropriate level. Students must contact the Bilingual Services Office (413-755-4423) to arrange an assessment to see which class level is the most appropriate.

English Language Learners Brochure - Printer Friendly PDF File


Upon the completion of Level 3, students take the college's placement tests in order to determine if they need additional classes in developmental English reading and writing before registering for English composition classes. The ESL program also offers academic/vocational/personal counseling.
  • ZESL-100 ESL Level 1 84 hours  - Starts September 11, 2018
    Fee: $299 Plus the cost of the book/s
    September 11 - December 18, 2018, Tuesday & Thursday, 9:30am-12:15pm or 6:00pm-9:00pm 
  • ZESL-200 ESL Level 2 84 hours - Starts September 11, 2018
    Fee: $299 Plus the cost of the book/s
    September 11 - December 18, 2018, Tuesday & Thursday, 9:30am-12:15pm or 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • ZESL-300 ESL Level 3 84 hours - Starts September 10, 2018
    Fee: $299 Plus the cost of the book/s
    September 10 - December 117, 2018, Tuesday & Thursday, 9:05am-12:05pm or 6:00pm-9:00pm

Real Estate

Interior Decorating

Business Management

Electrician Training

Journeyman Electrician Training Program

Completion of the full Electrical 1, 2, 3, and 4 courses meet that training requirement. This curriculum was developed by the National Center for Construction Education and Research, published by Prentice Hall, and is a nationally recognized, standardized competency based program.

Master Electrician