Workforce Development Centers

Peninsula Workforce Development Center

To help sustain a highly-skilled workforce on the Virginia Peninsula, Thomas Nelson Community College Workforce Development maintains a state-of-the art full-service training facility at the region’s Peninsula Workforce Development Center (PWDC).

Serving high-tech companies moving to the Peninsula, individual job seekers and existing businesses seeking to improve workers’ skills, the PWDC offers an array of services to meet the Peninsula’s workforce development needs.

Leasable space includes a fully equipped Conference Center, featuring lecture, seminar, and dining areas, subdivided breakout rooms and a catering kitchen. There is an executive board room, five smart multi-media classrooms, four computer technology labs, and a Manufacturing Excellence Center that includes flexible manufacturing, electronics industrial and welding labs.

Located at 600 Butler Farm Road, the PWDC is equipped with a variety of presentation software and equipment with Internet connectivity. Manufacturing spaces have bay doors and offer 300 amp and 110, 220, 440 volt power, compressed air, vacuum, natural gas, and hot and cold running water as well as Internet access and CAD-CAM connectivity.

Call (757) 865-3124 to reserve a room or for additional information.

Thomas Nelson Workforce Center (Williamsburg)

In its continuing efforts to provide just-in-time workforce education, customized training and related services to area businesses and residents, Thomas Nelson Community College Workforce Development has established training facilities at the Prudential Town Realty building in Williamsburg. The Thomas Nelson Workforce Center is located in Williamsburg’s New Town area, a 365-acre mixed-use community.

The Center provides first-class training and coordinated economic and workforce development services to public and private organizations.

Business Training and Services

Thomas Nelson experts offer training programs for the business community, including current company employees,  entrepreneurs and transitional/dislocated workers needing to advance workplace skills. Scheduled seminars and workshops are also offered at this location.

Facility Description

The Center’s space on the second floor of the Prudential Town Realty building is over 3000 square feet and includes 2 Smart/wireless classrooms and an Executive Conference room. The Center is located at 4135 Ironbound Road which is accessible at the light across from Berkeley Middle School.

Call (757) 345-2855 to reserve a room or for additional information.