Workforce Training Center Career Expo, Showcase Slated

Wednesday, March 6, 2019
man wearing protective glasses working on red car

Raritan Valley Community College’s Workforce Training Center will present a Career Expo and Showcase, Thursday, April 4, from 4-6 p.m. The event, which is designed to bring together local employers, job seekers and students, is free of charge and open to the public. It will be held in the Workforce Training Center (WTC) at RVCC’s Branchburg campus.

During the event, participants will be able to speak with employers; tour the WTC’s facilities; and learn about the Center’s Workforce degree and certificate offerings, customized training programs and other resources. The event also will provide an overview of RVCC programs in such areas as Cosmetology, Esthetics, Advanced Manufacturing, Automotive Technology, Environmental Control Technology and Welding, as well as professional development courses.

The collaborative event is being offered in partnership with the NJ Department of Labor and Workforce Development; Greater Raritan One Stop Career Center; Hunterdon County Chamber of Commerce & Economic Development; goHunterdon: Promoting Sustainable Transportation; and the RideWise transportation management association.

Those interested in attending should register online by March 28 at and click on April. For information, contact Elizabeth Coccia at For additional information, call 908-800-7721 or visit

Ranked by,, and as the #1 community college in New Jersey, Raritan Valley Community College has been serving as an academic and cultural center for Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for 50 years. The College has been nationally recognized for its service to the community, environmental stewardship, and commitment to diversity. It is home to a Planetarium, Science Education Institute and 3M Observatory; a 1,000-seat Theatre offering professional performances for all ages; and an Honors College for high achieving students.

The College offers more than 90 associate degrees and certificates, as well as career training, small business assistance through the Small Business Development Center, professional development, and adult and youth personal enrichment courses. RVCC is located at 118 Lamington Road in Branchburg, NJ. For further information, visit



March 6, 2019

PR #100