Customized Business Training

The Center for Career Development is the leading provider of customized business training, professional development, and consulting services for business, industry, government, and nonprofits in Monmouth County, New Jersey.

Our customers identify us as their provider of choice, viewing us as highly responsive and collaborative in our efforts to meet their needs. Our staff, consultants, and instructors are committed to the highest quality programs and services. The Department of Labor views us as a partner in the identification and implementation of workforce initiatives.

Our goal is to enhance the productivity and profitability of our customers through the development of the current and future workforce.

Why Train With Brookdale?

Serving the community for over 40 years, Brookdale has worked with hundreds of companies like yours. Regardless of industry or size, Brookdale serves to educate and modernize area businesses because we know that an investment in the workforce is an investment in the future.

Accredited by the Middle States Associate of Colleges and Schools, Brookdale is the only training provider eligible to offer Continuing Education and Professional Development Credits to all who attend our trainings.

Who Will Be Your Trainer?

Trainers for the Center for Career Development are subject-matter experts with extensive years of employment and education in their industry. You will work closely with your trainer during the development of your curriculum.

In addition to being professional and knowledgeable, trainers are charged with researching your company and maximizing the customization of your training.

Grant Funded Training

Training Grants

Your company may be eligible for training with funding provided by the Department of Labor. Brookdale will assist you in the application process and administrative details. Classes are conducted at your location or at one of Brookdale’s six locations in Monmouth County.

New Jersey Business and Industry Association Grants (NJBIA)

Monmouth County business owners can now train their employees at Brookdale Community College through a New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development training grant in partnership with the New Jersey Business & Industry Association (NJBIA) and the New Jersey Community College Consortium for Workforce & Economic Development. Employees of any New Jersey business are eligible to take advantage of this offer. View information on registration and open enrollment schedules.

Department of Labor Customized Training Grants

The Center for Career Development, in partnership with the New Jersey Department of Labor & Workforce Development (DOLWD), trains hundreds of workers annually in a variety of workforce competencies.

Some of the DOLWD Grant Courses include the following:

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Needs Assessment

The Needs Assessment Form is a starting point to determining your needs and recommending performance-improvement solutions. In addition to this information, a staff person will meet with you to further assess your training needs. From the information gathered, we recommend cost-effective and practical training and support opportunities.

Download the Needs Assessment Form.