Train Your Employees

SCC offers a wide array of opportunities to train your employees and improve your business.

Certificates and License Renewals

Professionals need to stay ‘in the know’ on products, technologies, and procedures in order to service customers insisting upon excellence and quality. Obtaining certifications and training is a good way to ensure this.

All certification & license renewal classes require pre-registration. Call (910) 642-7141, ext. 296, 397 or 425.

SCC offers certificates and training in areas such as:

  • NC Escort Vehicle Operator Re-Certification
  • NC Vehicle Safety Inspection
  • Motor Vehicle Dealer License Renewal
  • DMV: Dealer License Preparation
  • Notary Public
  • NC EPA Certification
  • Work Zone Flagger Program
  • NC Escort Vehicle Operator Certification
  • National Electrical Code Licensing Exam Prep

Columbus County Joblink Career Center

Students and job seekers have access to the Career Resource Room for extensive career exploration, on-line job applications and assistance with job search efforts. Customers also have access to representatives of several partner agencies and groups.

Free services available include career and personal assessments, employment readiness preparation, short-term skills training, job placement assistance, résumé preparation, and career counseling.

Businesses can access applicant résumé and referrals, review labor market information and on-the-job training programs, receive prescreened applications, utilize space for interviewing job applicants, and receive employment and training services customized to their needs.

The Columbus County JobLink Career Center is chartered by the Cape Fear Workforce Development Board and the NC Division of Workforce Development.

Short-Term Workforce Development Training

Southeastern offers a wide array of continuing education courses and opportunities for individuals who need to retrain and update themselves in a vocational area or desire instruction enabling them to grow in basic knowledge and improve in home and community life.

Small Business Center

The Small Business Center works cooperatively with business and civic leaders and organizations, state and local governments, universities and other colleges in promoting assistance to small business firms. It provides facility management and technical support for the Business Development Center (small business incubator) in the town of Brunswick in cooperation with Brunswick Electric Membership Corporation; operates a Microenterprise Loan Program that provides technical training and access to loans from $500 to $25000 on a group lending basis for business start-up or expansion in the four-county area of Brunswick, Bladen, Columbus, and Robeson; and offers entrepreneurship training for adult students through a 36 hour continuing education program entitled REAL--Rural Entrepreneurship through Action Learning in which the participants learn by actually being entrepreneurs instead of just studying entrepreneurship.

The Small Business Center has a resource library that contains books, pamphlets, videos, business magazines, and IRS and Small Business Administration materials, all available on a checkout basis.