Workforce Development

Customized business training solutions, employer recruiting and non-credit professional development at SC4.

Our workforce development courses are designed to help the working professional enhance skills through cost-effective training solutions and educational services that can help you become more productive at work. Courses are for entry level works and those further along in their career paths.

Search and register for Workforce Development classes

If your employer will be paying for your classes download this registration form.

Employer services

SC4 supports the business community through recruiting support services that can target your search for qualified candidates within the SC4 student and alumni population.

Services include:
  • Free job posting and promotion
  • Annual Career Fair in April
  • On-campus recruiting and interviewing
  • SC4 Reachout! SC4's community and tutoring work study program for non-profit agencies
  • Referrals to faculty for jobs, internships and co-op opportunities for students
To post a job, visit SC4 Job Connect, our free online job search system, or call (810) 989-5788 for more information. SC4 Job Connect allows maximum control over your job postings with the ability to post your employment opportunities.
To discuss your individual recruiting needs, call Kim Foxwell or Julie Ruiz at (810) 989-5788 or email employmentservices@sc4.edu.
SC4's annual Career Fair offers networking opportunities for employers and job seekers.
SC4's annual Career Fair offers networking opportunities for employers and job seekers.

On-Campus Recruiting

On-campus recruiting is a complimentary service, reserved for verified employers recruiting SC4 students for job openings/career and internship opportunities. On-campus recruiting visits are available as timing/space allows. We can work with you to help you select the best day, time and locations to maximize your visit. Submit a request for on-campus recruiting. You will receive confirmation from our office once your request is approved.

Entry level programs

Get trained and get a job quickly. Our entry level programs in high demand industries. Programs include: 

Online programs through Career Step

SC4 has partnered with Career Step to offer numerous online programs to quickly prepare you for a job from the convenience of your office or home.

A complete list of Career Step programs  

Professional development

Achieve more with your workforce and increase your competitiveness in today’s global marketplace. When youneed to improve company performance, SC4 can assist you in identifying and resolving employee knowledge and skill gaps. We can target training to meet these specific needs.

Training can be delivered at your company site or on SC4’s campus in the following categories:

We are offering the following course.

LEAN LEADER (8 hour course)

8 am to 5 pm Wednesday, October 25, 2017
SC4 Campus, Welcome Center room 209

Cost is $252 per person with minimum 10 and maximum 20 registered

Deadline to register is Friday, October 13, 2017. Simply fill out this form.

This session is designed to provide an overview of Lean Enterprise in the workplace. The session defines the tools, demonstrates their applications, and discusses real-life examples of how these techniques make the organization function better for both internal suppliers and customers. The overall objective is to improve the delivery of services in a team environment.

Topics to be discussed:

  • Explain the history and term “lean” as it relates to their jobs and group functions
  • Employing best practices in their respective functions by delivering services at the highest quality level in the shortest amount of time, while eliminating waste in time, resources, and functions
  • Creating standardized work methods and train others to duplicate them
  • Employ the tools of lean: Six Sigma, Value Stream Mapping, 5S (a standardization of procedures to improve safety, quality, productivity, and employee attitudes.), Error Proofing, Visual Management, 7 Wastes, etc.
  • Improve communication between internal suppliers and customers/clients
  • Demonstrate the ability to recognize the five (5) phases of a department transformation
  • Establish a culture of continuous improvement and flexibility in the workplace

Who should attend:

Manufacturing workers and staff, office personnel, department leadership, and business owners.

Certificate received upon completion of the session.