Online courses and career training programs at WVU Parkerburg prepareyou for a new career, or help you advance within your current position. Learn new skills and prepare for industry-recognized certifications.
Online Training with Ed2Go
Online classes through WVU Parkersburg’s Workforce & Economic Development are an easy, affordable way for you to get the training you need to take your career to the next level. We partner with national leaders in online education to offer a comprehensive library of practical, career enhancing classes available at your convenience. Our online classes are non-credit, and in many cases can lead to a professional certificate in a number of practical areas.
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Workforce and Economic Development also offers a wide variety of corporate, construction and manufacturing safety training. Listed below are a few selected courses we currently teach. Other training opportunities can be developed by trained experts in the field as needs arise.
OSHA 10 for Construction
OSHA 30 for Construction
OSHA 10 for General Industry
OSHA 30 for General Industry
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION PROGRAM
SAFETY PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT
Call Michele Wilson at 304-424-8355 or Kurt Knopp at 304-424-8271 to discuss your company’s current and future safety training needs.
Small Business Development Center
The Small Business Development Center located at West Virginia University at Parkersburg is dedicated to providing service to the region’s business community. The region consists of the following five counties; Pleasants, Wood, Wirt, Ritchie, and Jackson.Services provided include management consultation and training in areas such as preparing business plans, securing capital, improving business skills, and other business management needs. Each one of these areas are described briefly below. Also, various business materials are available. All counseling services are offered on a no-charge basis and the training is offered at a minimal cost.
SBDC Center Manager/Business Coach