On Thursday, August 21, 2014 our offices will open at 2:00 p.m. due to staff development activities. We apologize for any inconvenience.

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Workforce Training


The El Centro College Bill J. Priest Institute offers an extensive portfolio of consultation and customized training to your business.
  • Academic programs such as accounting
  • Allied health, including medical terminology, anatomy, pathophysiology and medical coding
  • First aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
  • Food protection management certification and recertification in English and Spanish
  • Language training: Spanish, English as a Second Language, accent reduction, French and Chinese
  • Leadership and team development soft skills, including change management
  • Lean enterprise, Six Sigma and business process management
  • Quality and performance improvement
  • Software skills: Microsoft Office suite, Excel, Visio and Project
  • Skill and personality assessments such as the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator
  • Test preparation such as GED preparation and IRS enrolled agent (SEE) preparation

Program Spotlight

Interested in workforce training for a career in Industrial Maintenance (IM)? The Bill J. Priest (BJP) campus offers an IM program that prepares students for a successful career.

IM courses develop skills such as Basic Blueprint Reading, Introduction to IM, Safety Training and more.