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The Gulf Coast Workforce Board is committed to helping adults attain the knowledge and skills they need to be successful in local, high-demand jobs. We offer Education and Training services through the Gulf Coast Consortium that is comprised of 15 regional organizations that work together to meet the needs of gulf coast workforce. Our Adult Education Consortium is comprised of Association for the Advancement of Mexican Americans, Adult Education Center of Pearland, The Alliance for Multicultural Services, BakerRipley, Brazosport College, Boys & Girls Club of Walker County, Chinese Community Center, Community Family Center, College of the Mainland, Houston Community College, Harris County Department of Education, Lone Star College, Region 6, San Jacinto College and Wharton County Junior College. Gulf Coast Workforce trainings provides participants an opportunity to gain the skills needed to succeed in the Workforce Training program by attaining a Recognized Postsecondary Credential, entering or advancing in employment, or advancing in postsecondary education and training.

Gulf Coast Workforce Trainings

Providers

Professional, Business and Technical Services

 

Accounting - Bookkeeping, Accounting

College of the Mainland, Lone Star College, Houston
Community College, Lone Star College

Business Administration Management

College of the Mainland

Business Office Technology -Secretaries & Admin Assists.

AAMA, Brazosport College, Harris County Department of
Education, Wharton County Junior College

Customer Service & Sales Representative

AAMA, Boys' and Girls' Club of Walker County, Harris County
Department of Education

Cybersecurity (IT Core)

Houston Community College

Entrepreneurship (ELCIET)

AEC-Pearland, Brazosport College (EL IET), College of the
Mainland (IET)

General Office Admin./Specialist

Houston Community College

Graphic Arts-Graphic Design & Web Design

College of the Mainland

Human Services

Wharton County Junior College

Marketing - Market Research Analysts & Marketing Specialists
– Sales Representatives, Services, All Other

College of the Mainland, Harris County Department of
Education

Microsfot Office Specialist Excel-Data entry Keyers

AEC-Pearland, Houston Community College

Networking - Computer Network Support Specialist

College of the Mainland, Wharton County Junior College

Paralegal Studies - Paralegals & Legal Assistants
Legal Secretaries

 

Wharton County Junior College

Programming - Computer Network Support Specialist

College of the Mainland, Wharton County Junior College

Security and Loss Prevention

College of the Mainland

Workplace Essentials

Harris County Department of Education

Construction

 

Building Inspection

Houston Community College

Construction Engineering Technician

Houston Community College

Construction Management Technology

Houston Community College

Drafting/AutoCAD - Drafting 2D/3D Model & Industrial Drafting

 

College of the Mainland

Electrician helper

Alliance, Houston Community College

Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration Mechanics and Installers

College of the Mainland, Harris County Department of
Education, Houston Community College, Lone Star College, Wharton County Junior College

Industrial Machinery Mechanics - Industrial Machinery Mechanics

College of the Mainland, Lone Star College, Wharton County
Junior College

NCCER Electrical

Baker Ripley

NCCER Instrumentation

College of the Mainland

Pipefitting - Plumbers, pipefitters, & Steamfitters
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, Steamfitters

 

Baker Ripley, Lone Star College

Plumbing

Houston Community College

Structural Welding

Houston Community College

Welding - Welders, Cutters, Solderers & Brazers

College of the Mainland, Harris County Department of
Education, Lone Star College, Wharton County Junior College

Education

 

Child Development Associate

Brazosport College, Chinese Community Center

Early Childhood - Childcare Workers

Wharton County Junior College

Healthcare

 

Certified Nursing Assistant

Alliance, Brazosport College, Chinese Community Center, College of the Mainland, Harris County Department of Education, Houston Community College, Lone Star College, San Jacinto College, Wharton County Junior College

Certified Dental Assistant

College of the Mainland, Lone Star College

Community Health Worker

Community Family Center

Comprehensive Coding Systems

Houston Community College

Cosmetology Operator & Esthetic Specialty

College of the Mainland

EKG Technician - Cardiovascular Technologist & Technicians

Alliance, College of the Mainland, Houston Community
College, Lone Star College, San Jacinto College

Emergency Mangement

College of the Mainland

Health Information Analyst

Houston Community College

Health Information Management (Medical Coding) -
Medical Records & Helath Information Technician

 

College of the Mainland, Wharton County Junior College

Home Health Aides

College of the Mainland, Lone Star College, San Jacinto
College, Wharton County Junior College

Massage Therapist

College of the Mainland

Medical Assistant - Medical Assistants

Brazosport College, College of the Mainland, Harris County
Department of Education, Wharton County Junior College

Medical Business and Coding Professional

Houston Community College

Medical Office Insurance Aide - Medical Assistants

Harris County Department of Education

Medical Office Specialist

Wharton County Junior College

Occupational Health and Safety Technician - Occupational Health and Safety Technicians

College of the Mainland

Pharmacy Tech - Pharmacy Technicians

College of the Mainland, Wharton County Junior College

Phlebotomy-Phlebotomists

Alliance, College of the Mainland, Harris County Department of Education, Houston Community College, Lone Star College San Jacinto College, Wharton County Junior College

Sterile Processing Technician

College of the Mainland

Oil & Gas and Related Manufacturing

 

Geographic Information Science (GIS)

Houston Community College

Logistics (Maritime)

Houston Community College

Logistics (Suppy Chain)

Houston Community College

Machinists - Machinists

Lone Star College

Manufacturing Technology

Wharton County Junior College

Petroleum Pump System Ops., Refinery Ops., & Gaugers

Lone Star College

Process Technology - Chemical Equipment Operators & Tenders

Wharton County Junior College

Transportation

 

Automotive Technician - Auto Service Technicians & Mechanics

Wharton County Junior College

Commercial Driver's License

Alliance, Brazosport College, Houston Community College

Petroleum Pump System Ops., Refinery Ops., & Gaugers

Lone Star College

Process Technology - Chemical Equipment Operators & Tenders

Wharton County Junior College

Transportation

 

Automotive Technician - Auto Service Technicians & Mechanics

Wharton County Junior College

Commercial Driver's License

Alliance, Brazosport College, Houston Community College

Drone Operator (Unmanned Vehicles)

Houston Community College

Other Occupations

 

Water Treatment Operator

Wharton County Junior College

Updated September 2020