For Businesses

We Are Your Workforce Development Engine

If you are opening or operating a business in North Carolina, we are here to make sure your workers have the skills they need.

We serve businesses — all businesses.

Training and Assessment Tailored to Your Needs

From global enterprises seeking the ideal location for their next facility to solo entrepreneurs just starting out, the North Carolina Community College System has–or can develop–a training program to meet your needs.

Proven performance

The North Carolina Community College System has built an excellent record as a strong partner for business and industry.


Of our 58 campuses offer Customized Workforce Training


ROI on apprenticeship programs for employers


Businesses started every year by our Small Business Center Network

Apprenticeship Programs

Our apprenticeship programs support North Carolina businesses across a full range of industry sectors, from biotech to aviation, hospitality to advanced manufacturing, and construction to energy. Located within 30 minutes of nearly every North Carolina resident, our 58 campuses make our programs accessible to a wide range of potential employees.

If our current programs do not meet your workforce development needs, we will work with you to develop one that does. To get started, all you have to do is contact an ApprenticeshipNC consultant.

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Small Business Center Network

Confidential business counseling, seminars and classes, resources, and a referral network for entrepreneurs–all at no cost or for a nominal fee.


Education and training for all life science industries, from food and beverage to biotechnology.

Customized Training Programs

If you’re in business in North Carolina, we can tailor a program to your workforce development needs.

Have a new program idea?Let’s Talk

We help businesses succeed. Here’s how.

200 West Jones Street Raleigh, North Carolina 27603

(919) 807-7100