Occupational Extension

Goals and Objectives: The Workforce Development objective and goals provide support for economic and workforce development through services to business and industry as a result of offering superior educational training and retraining to the citizens within the College’s service area. These areas of training include basic skills and literacy education, occupational, and pre-baccalaureate programs.


  • Expand the strengthen community, workforce, and employer relationships.
    Include local and regional businesses and industries in identifying economic and workforce development needs.
  • Develop and expand course offerings based on the needs of our local/regional community, workforce, and employers.
  • Create a campus environment that establishes a sense of ownership and responsibility among all staff and faculty in relation to workforce development.
  • Encourage faculty and staff to establish internal partnerships and collaborations which enhances workforce development locally and regionally and reward such actions.

Workforce Development is training and basic education for adults, regardless of their previous education. Whether students want to develop or enhance skills for a career, keep current in their field, or just learn for the pleasure of personal enrichment, continuing education has something to offer.

No worries about transcripts, semesters or college admission – Workforce Development gives students the freedom to learn what they want, when they want it!


Hertford County JobLink Center
109 Community College Road
Roanoke-Chowan Community College
Ahoskie, NC 27910
(252) 862-1257

Region Q – Workforce Investment Consortium

Employment Security Commission

Murfreesboro Chamber of Commerce
116 East Main Street
PO Box 393
Murfreesboro, NC 27855
(252) 398-4886

Ahoskie Chamber of Commerce
310 S. Catherine Creek Road
PO Box 7
Ahoskie, NC 27910

Rich Square W.S. Creecy Training & Community Center
210 Roberts Road
Rich Square, NC 27869

Hertford County Office of Aging
408 South Camp Street
Winton, NC 27986

J.W. Faison Center
110 Ridgecrest Lane
Jackson, NC 27845