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

Economic and Site Development

  • Economic Development (Specialty)

Human Resources, Workforce and Talent

  • Leadership/Professional Development (Specialty)
  • Workforce Training (Specialty)
  • Employee Development (Specialty)

Internship Programs and Student Services

  • Internship Program (Specialty)
  • Student Placement (Specialty)
  • Student Training (Specialty)

Management Issues

  • Leadership/Professional Development (Specialty)

Manufacturing, High Tech, Life Sciences Development

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

Networking and Associations

  • Industry Specific (Specialty)


  • Office Space (Specialty)
  • Lab Space (Specialty)

Operations and Logistics

  • Health and Safety Training (Specialty)

Technical Assistance

  • Coding Schools, Bootcamps, Classes (Specialty)
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training (Specialty)


  • Online Courses and Videos (Specialty)
  • Trade Education and Training (Specialty)
  • Health Care Training (Specialty)
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting Software Training (Specialty)
  • Budget, Cash Flow and Financial Statements Training (Specialty)
  • Business Management Training (Specialty)
  • Business Plan Training and Assistance (Specialty)
  • E-Commerce/Internet Marketing (Specialty)
  • Hazardous Waste Generation Avoidance Training (Specialty)
  • Health and Safety Training (Specialty)
  • Home-Based Business Training (Specialty)
  • Human Resources Training (Specialty)
  • Marketing Plan Training (Specialty)
  • Startup Classes (Specialty)
  • International Trade Education and Training (Specialty)
  • Social Media (Specialty)

Accelerators and Incubators

  • Co Working
Contact Information
Phil Klein
1704 Market Street
Wheeling, WV 26003