West Virginia Northern Community College Department of Economic and Workforce Development

Career Development through WVNCC helps individuals upgrade their skills, provide career enhancement and professional development, plus explore personal interest.


A variety of courses, workshops and seminars are designed to help individuals stay current in their field by acquiring certification and credentialing for career advancement or to meet licensing requirements. We customize courses and programs for employers to meet the needs of their specific workforce.

Services Provided

Accelerators and Incubators

  • Co Working

Economic and Site Development

  • Economic Development

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Employee Development
  • Leadership/Professional Development
  • Workforce Training

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Internship Program
  • Student Placement
  • Student Training

Management Issues

  • Leadership/Professional Development

Manufacturing, High Tech, Life Sciences Development

  • 3D Printing
  • CAD Design and Prototype
  • Health and Safety Training
  • High Tech Development

Networking and Associations

  • Industry Specific

Operations and Logistics

  • Health and Safety Training


  • Lab Space
  • Office Space

Technical Assistance

  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Coding Schools, Bootcamps, Classes


  • Home-Based Business Training
  • Startup Classes
  • Social Media
  • Online Courses and Videos
  • Marketing Plan Training
  • International Trade Education and Training
  • Human Resources Training
  • Health Care Training
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training
  • Health and Safety Training
  • Hazardous Waste Generation Avoidance Training
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing
  • Business Plan Training and Assistance
  • Business Management Training
  • Budget, Cash Flow and Financial Statements Training
  • Trade Education and Training
Primary Contact
Phil Klein
1704 Market Street
Wheeling, WV 26003