Offering Personalized Solutions for your Business Needs

Looking for training and education that is customized specifically for your business or group? Need training classes at your place of business or operation? Need a customized training strategy developed just for your employees or members? Let St. Petersburg College's Workforce Institute take care of it!

At St. Petersburg College, we are committed to providing you with personalized, customer-driven solutions that are as unique as your organization. We can help you quickly achieve your goal of developing a high-skilled, high-performance workforce, with flexibility to meet your specific needs.

Whether your organization needs employees trained in basic skills, something highly specialized like advanced manufacturing techniques, or industry certifications in Microsoft or CompTIA, St. Petersburg College draws upon our vast network of resources to develop a training program that will address your workforce development challenges. Choose from a broad base of programs or let us develop a customized curriculum to meet your business needs.


Areas of Specialization


Collaborative Labs

With more than 10 years of experience in strategic planning and problem solving, we help organizations translate shared visions into successful outcomes. Our talented team of facilitators, technologists, documenters and business illustrators has extensive expertise in eliciting actionable solutions and active participation from your entire team. And with our unique, tech-driven, collaborative approach, all stakeholders become invested in and committed to your desired business outcomes.

Global Corporate College

Global Corporate College

St. Petersburg College is part of the Global Corporate College, the largest human capital development network in the world. This unique collaborative gives us unprecedented access to highly qualified subject matter experts and innovative curriculum in a wide array of training areas.

We will help you assess any skills gaps, then work with you to provide customized training programs from our portfolio of services to address your most critical needs in improving your most valuable resource - your staff.

We offer a variety of delivery options to help minimize impact to your workflow. Your team can use our industry-standard training sites, or if time or travel are an issue . . . we'll come to you.


Training Grants

SPC's Workforce Institute supports several federal, state and local grant programs that focus on supporting local businesses with their workforce. Major programs offered through CareerSource Florida include:

  • Quick Response Training (QRT) for new businesses or those relocating to or expanding in Florida
  • Incumbent Worker Training (IWT) to train current full-time employees for-profit, small businesses
  • Employed Worker Training (EWT) for qualified businesses to train existing employees.

Business Consulting

We have a diverse team of industry experts available to address the specific needs of your organization. Our consulting services provide organizations the ability to evaluate their customers, employees, processes and systems and identify ways to enhance organizational productivity.

We offer value-added consultation services in the areas of:

  • Course/Program/Curriculum Design & Development
  • Database Management
  • Information Technology
  • Individual or small group support
  • Process Management & Improvement
  • Quality Management
  • Software Migration
  • Succession Planning
  • And many other areas

corporate training facility rentals

Facility Rentals

Host your next team meeting, computer training, conference/seminar or training sessions at one of our convenient and flexible locations: the Workforce Institute at EpiCenter or SPC at Oldsmar. Facility meeting services include:

  • Flexible Room Layout
  • Catering Menu Options
  • Special Event Liability Insurance
  • Audio and Visual Equipment and Support
  • Workshop Facilitation