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Services for Existing Businesses in Region 2000

The Workforce Solutions Department of CVCC has many programs and services to assist existing businesses in Region 2000. One service is through the Region 2000 Workforce Center, a Virginia Workforce Center which is the region's comprehensive workforce development resource for employers and jobseekers located in the counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford and Campbell and the cities of Bedford and Lynchburg in Central Virginia. The Center is located at 2323 Memorial Ave Suite 25, Lynchburg, VA 24501 (lower level of the Plaza Shopping Center).

The Center is a 10,000 square foot facility able to accommodate workforce services needs of employers and jobseekers through the use of three conference rooms, interviewing cubicles, resource center for job search, computer lab, business center with fax, phones and copier for customer job search related use. Space for events is job recruitments available.

Other divisions of CVCC Workforce Solutions located at the college campus also assist existing businesses such as Workforce Training, Career Connections and Workforce Development.

The following services are available to existing employers in the area:

  • Recruitment, job postings, applicant and pre-hire screening questionnaires, applicant assessments, and referrals of qualified candidates to employers.
  • Provision of labor market information including number of workers in a specific occupation, unemployment statistics, business incentive information, assistance with relocation or expansion needs, trends and wage information.
  • Use of Virginia Workforce Connection for online employer recruitment, creation of an internal career center for company workers.
  • Rapid Response services to assist companies avoid layoffs and to address company and worker needs if a layoff or plant closing occurs.
  • OJT, Customized and Incumbent worker training designed to meet employer needs with a financial incentive for the employer to reduce their costs of training.
  • Referral and assistance with Entrepreneurial training services.
  • Links to other valuable resources through the Business Services team and programs operated through Economic Planning, Virginia Department of Business Assistance, CVCC Workforce Training Services and Career Connections services, VEC, Federal Bonding Program, IRS Tax Credit for Hiring and more.

 
Please call us at 434-832-7607 or 434-455-5940 TDD 800-229-5746 or visit us at

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& Community Education:
Central Virginia
Community College

3506 Wards Road
Lynchburg VA 24502-2498

Phone: 434.832.7607
Email: click here

Located in Merritt Hall, Room 5108

Hours:
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM -   5:00 PM