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The List: Workforce Training Programs

Ranked by number of participants in 2016.
Information was provided by representatives of local workforce training programs in Monroe, Genesee, Livingston, Ontario and Orleans counties that responded to an email survey.  For the purposes of this survey, a workforce training program is one that offers middle-skills training for those 18 and over which is linked to employment opportunities in the local job market or provides direct funding to such.

Workforce Training Programs


2017 Rank    Program name
    1             Monroe Community College – Workforce Education and Training
    2             The BEST Center
    3             RochesterWorks Inc.
    4             Rochester Educational Opportunity Center
    5             Bryant & Stratton College Professional Skills Center
                    Finishing Trades Institute of Western and Central NY District Council 4
    7             Center for Workforce Development of Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES
                    Finger Lakes Community College
    9              Rochester Institute of Technology
    10            IBEW Local 86 Apprenticeship Training Program
    11            Monroe #1 BOCES – Career Training
    12            Livingston County Office of Workforce Development
    13            Rochester Arc & Flame Center
    14            Isabella Graham Hart School of Nursing
    15            BAC Local 3 Apprenticeship Program

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