Rochester Community and Technical College

Rochester Community and Technical College

The Center for Business & Workforce Education (BWE) at Rochester Community and Technical College provides innovative learning solutions that serve the diverse education and training needs of today's workforce.

Learning Is ForEver (LIFE) provides stimulating educational programs and encourages social and personal growth for life-long learners in our growing and diverse community. This is accomplished through a variety of affordable courses including lectures, discussion groups, day trips, and other learning opportunities in an accessible setting.

To meet the rapidly changing needs in healthcare, Business and Workforce Education provides training and testing to enhance caregiver skills and knowledge, as well as maintain licensure requirements. Offerings include CPR for healthcare providers as well as allied health team members, ethics training, infection control and other health related topics.

Live, interactive training in a virutal classroom.


Business and Workforce Education offers many courses for professional development from leadership, communication and time management to preparatory courses for the Project Management and SHRM certification.

Individuals and employers from trade and industry will find a variety of trainings through Business and Workforce Education designed to help them gain new skills, or meet certification/recertification requirements, Business and Workforce Education can help. A few of our offerings include boiler operation, OSHA, AWAIR, Lockout/ Tagout as well as continuing education for electricians and other industries.

MN State Patrol Commercial Vehicle Inspector Recertification

Contact Information
PH: 507-280-3157
Rochester Community and Technical College
Heintz Center
1926 Collegeview Road SE
Rochester, MN 55904
Hours: 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM