“Bellevue Community College is our primary resource for on-site training, and has been for a number of years. On a per-headcount basis, there isn't a better value than on-site training. There are no travel expenses or lost time for the employees. You can make your training budget go much farther by using BCC for on-site training rather than sending a few select employees to off-site training. Plus, the employees enjoy training with their peers. The questions asked are applicable to everyone in the room since they all work for the same company and have common work experiences and challenges.”

Contract Training Client of Bellevue Community College:
Sandra Wong, Training Coordinator
Seattle Public Utilities

AWB Institute
Association of Washington Business
Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges
Skagit Valley College
Location: 2405 East College Way
Mount Vernon WA 98273 
Website: http://www.skagit.edu
Region: Northwest Region
District: 4
Contact to Discuss Training:
Contact: Darren Greeno, Dean of Workforce Education
Department:  Professional/Technical Programs
Email: darren.greeno@skagit.edu
Phone: (360) 416-7729
Dept. Website:   http://www.skagit.edu

Additional Contacts:
Contact: Lynnette Bennett, Associate Dean of Workforce Education
Department:  Professional/Technical Programs
Email: lynnette.bennett@skagit.edu
Phone: (360) 416-7869

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College Description
With a focus on excellence: access, achievement, and community, Skagit Valley College has been making a difference in people’s lives throughout Skagit, Island, and San Juan counties since 1926.

SVC offers 43 associate degrees, 1 bachelor of applied science degree, 126 certificates, and 64 programs of study, including STEM-focused programs in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math.
Program Showcase
For students who want to begin a new career or upgrade their job skills, Professional/Technical programs are aligned with local and state economic development strategies. High demand areas include:

• Culinary Arts
• Criminal Justice
• Environmental & Sustainable Ag
• Fire Protection
• Manufacturing Technology
• Craft Brewing Academy

SVC also offers Academic Transfer pathways for students who want to begin their college experience and earn a bachelor’s degree. By completing two years at SVC and then transferring to a four-year university, students can study close to home and save money, on tuition.
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