Custom Training For Business

Custom training for business provides non-credit training classes that can be completed in 14 weeks or less for in-demand careers within the Wytheville Community College service region. 

Students who are interested in short-term workforce training programs, please contact:

Lisa Lowe, Workforce Career Coach and Credentials Specialist
(276) 223-4717 

Ronni Sharpe, Workforce Career Coach
(276) 223-4820


Workforce Development can customize a course or program to meet the specific needs of your organization. See below for a sampling of courses and programs.

Leadership Training for Supervisors

This course is for employers seeking to enhance the role of front line supervisors in their individual industry settings. We can customized the course by topic into individual sessions that may include:

  • Managing Generations
  • Conflict Resolution
  • HR Legal Basics
  • Coaching
  • And more...

Offered weekly or monthly as an ongoing series of training.

NFPA 70e Arc Flash Safety Training

This course is for employers seeking anual compliance safety training to the NFPA 70e standard.

NATE - North American Technician Excellence

This course is for employers, contractors, and installation and service technicians seeking Core and Specialty Certification Exams. Wytheville Community College is an approved NATE Testing Organization.

OSHA and DOT Safety Compliance Training

OSHA Lock Out/Tag Out, Confined Space, Fire Extinguisher Training, DOT Hazardous Materials Compliance, Spill and Leak Containment and more.

OSHA 10 / Construction and General Industry Training

This 10-hour course can be designed to meet your scheduling needs.

Refrigerant Technician Certification Course / EPA 608

For individuals seeking EPA 608 Certification. The Federal Clean Air Act (Environmental Protection Agency Code Section 608) requires that all individuals who open a system or container holding a controlled refrigerant be certified. This eight-hour, one-day course will provide you with classroom-based instruction, printed technical materials, and a proctored exam for certification. 

For more information or to schedule training for your employees, contact Roger Halsey at (276) 744-4975 or