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About us

TCC's Center for Workforce Solutions is the region's most comprehensive resource for businesses and individuals looking to build professional skills — fast.

For businesses and industry leaders, TCC's Center for Workforce Solutions offers customized training options to keep your company on the cutting edge. Our high-tech programs are developed to meet your specific objectives, and classes are held whenever and wherever you need.

For individuals in search of a professional certification, promotion or in-demand career, we offer dozens of affordable programs that can help you gain the industry credentials, professional licensing or technologically advanced skills employers want.

Our locations

We have convenient locations across Hampton Roads

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Suffolk office

7000 College Drive
Suffolk, VA 23435

Directions to Suffolk office

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Norfolk office

350 Granby St.
Norfolk, VA 23510

Directions to Norfolk office

A few of our customers

We help business and industry leaders build teams of highly skilled employees. Read about how TCC's high-tech, customized training programs have helped our clients stay on the cutting edge.

Bon Secours

Health care

For the last few years, TCC's Center for Workforce Solutions has offered Bon Secours employees convenient, one-day Microsoft training at their acute care hospitals across the region

Bon Secours case study

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Sumitomo Machinery Corporation of America uses the Center for Workforce Solutions for high-tech training as well as “soft skills” and customer service classes

Sumitomo case study

SB Ballard Construction Company


When it’s time for training, employees simply walk into their own conference room to participate in sessions designed by Tidewater Community College to meet their needs

S.B. Ballard case study

USUI International


TCC Workforce Solutions has offered supervisory training for the past 3 years to Usui International

Usui International case study

The Port of Virginia

Maritime & industrial

With an aging workforce and a lack of truck drivers, the port decided to equip its own employees with commercial driver’s licenses (CDLs)

Port of Virginia article

Teach for us

Interested in teaching for us?
We employ seasoned practitioners who are experts in their field to support, teach and expand the programs we offer. Visit our course proposal page to propose a course or learn more about teaching opportunities.

Our leadership team

Dr. Corey McCray
Vice President for Workforce Solutions

Email Corey

Business and Corporate Solutions 
Laura Hanson
Associate Vice President for Business and Corporate Solutions and Director of Apprenticeship
Email Laura

Professional Development Solutions
Lisa Peterson
Associate Vice President for Professional Development Solutions 
Email Lisa

Military Training
Calvin Scheidt
Director, Military Contract Programs
Center for Military and Veterans Education
Email Calvin

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