Workforce Development & Lifelong Learning

Trocaire College provides continuing education and professional training for the community through its Department of Workforce Development & Lifelong Learning. Its mission is to provide the education necessary for continuing economic growth.

Workforce Development & Lifelong Learning
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 Workforce Development & Lifelong Learning 

The Workforce Development Department offers a wide range of on-line and in-person training and educational opportunities for individuals getting started in the workplace,  furthering their current careers or working to meet licensure/certification requirements. A variety of programs and training are available not only for businesses, but for personal and professional growth.

Contact Info:

Office hours are M-F, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Phone: 716-827-4310



Browse all our Workforce Development courses and register by clicking the "Register Online" button above. Or, keep reading to learn more about each branch of offerings: career training, professional development, online training and test preparation.

Career Training

Trocaire offers a wide of training and educational opportunities for individuals getting started in the workplace, furthering their current careers, or working to meet licensure/certification requirements. Click below to see specific offerings:


- Massage Therapy Continuing Education

Sterile Processing & Distribution Technician

- CPR/BLS for Healthcare Providers 

NYS Mandated Infection Control 

Nursing Specialties: (LPN refresher program, RN refresher program, perioperative, dialysis, emergency and trauma nursing, legal nursing consultant, pediatric nursing, critical care nursing, geriatric nursing)

- EKG Technician/Cardiac Monitor Technician (call 716-827-4310 for more information)

Professional Development

Trocaire offers customized, on-site or on-campus training programs in healthcare, customer service, leadership, management, customer relations, etc. Contact the Office of Workforce Development at 716-827-4310 to arrange a free consultation meeting.

Online Training

Trocaire College is proud to partner with the following online providers to help students meet their educational goals on their own time and within their schedule. The instructor-facilitated online course offerings include thousands of options, with start dates that are ongoing. Through well-crafted lessons, expert online instruction, and interaction with fellow students, participants in these courses gain valuable knowledge at their convenience. Click below to see full course listings:

Ed2GO: You may take these affordable online courses in the comfort of your home or office at times that are convenient for you. Courses begin monthly, run for six weeks and are comprised of 12 lessons that are posted to the website weekly. The courses are entirely web-based with comprehensive lessons, quizzes and assignments. You may ask questions of your instructor and receive advice at any time during the course.

ProTrain: Offering dozens of options in healthcare, accounting, information technology and green/renewable energy, these online training courses provide you with the workforce skills necessary for many in-demand occupations. Gain the knowledge you need to get a new job, brush up on your current skills or take something just for fun.

PennFoster: Offering a breadth of viable, online academic alternatives that meet the training needs of business professionals and the region's workforce population, these programs are on-demand and tailored around your schedule. All programs can be completed in as little as six to nine months.

Test Preparation

Students and working professionals looking to take the next step, whether it be college or in their current careers, can find numerous test preparation courses that will assist them in meeting their desired score, licensing and certification goals.

- SAT Prep for High School Students

Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter

Dietetic Technician Registry Exam Review Course

- NCLEX-PN Review Program (call 716-827-4310 for more information)

- Radiography Registry Seminar (call 716-827-4310 for more information)

- Surgical Technology Review Course (call 716-827-4310 for more information)