Workforce and Career Training
River Parishes Community College’s (RPCC) Workforce Division provides strategic training and development for business & industry in the local and regional area by offering customized programs to help optimize training and meet performance goals and targeted outcomes.
Our Workforce Development Division also provides non-credit, short term courses and programs for individuals who are seeking to enhance their skills or obtain new skills. Many of the courses and programs allow individuals to earn an industry-based certification. If you want to start a new career, change careers, or update your current skills, these programs will help you learn the skills and get the credentials you need to quickly get into the workforce.
RPCC partners with global corporations to provide customized training, open enrollment courses, and professional seminars. We focus on many areas including welding, industry, computer science, information technology, healthcare, and many more!
The WorkReady U program is an adult education program in Louisiana helping individuals reach their educational, professional, and personal goals. A potential student could have recently exited the high school setting or been away from traditional education for years.
WorkReady U provides services for individuals seeking to obtain a High School Equivalency Certificate (HiSET, formerly the GED®), to improve their skills for a new job, or to enroll in a training program or college. Individuals who already have a high school diploma are welcome to attend.
RPCC WRU has Adult Education Centers in Ascension, St. Charles, St. James, St. John the Baptist, and Iberville parishes. Individuals living outside of these parishes may attend classes at any of our centers as well.
Career Success Center
The Career Success Center provides career readiness resources for students, alumni, faculty & staff, and residents of our rivers parishes community with the support from our leading business & industry partners.
Take the next step
Accomplish your educational and professional goals. Take the next step and apply to join the River Parishes Community College family.
925 W. Edenborne Parkway
Gonzales, LA. 70737
181 Regala Park Road
Reserve, LA. 70084
St. Charles Campus
13145 HWY 90
Boutte, LA. 70039
25250 Tenant Road
Plaquemine, LA. 70764
River Parishes Community College is committed to collaboration, accountability, respect & inclusion,
excellence, and sustainability.
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