Helping to create stronger businesses, organizations and municipalities
SCC’s Center for Business & Industry (CBI) is committed to helping business, non-profit and government organizations improve profitability and productivity.For more than 50 years, CBI has pioneered workforce development by partnering with business, industry and government at the local, national and international levels.
Our faculty, trainers and consultants recognize the importance of meeting managers and trainees in their own work environment. Training at your facility saves time, increases employee investment in the material and allows for more immediate transfer of skills.
The Center for Business & Industry is privileged to serve over 1,000 businesses and organizations and educate more than 16,000 individual customers annually. Our clients have ranked our services at the highest levels and have consistently returned to the CBI for their continued needs in assessments, consulting, education and training. CBI enjoys a high percentage of referral business because we deliver.
CBI proudly serves many of the region’s top businesses, nonprofits and government agencies. Here are just a few of the ways we’re helping to serve the learning and economic development needs of the region:
Leadership and Sales Training
"The customized education that we have received from SCC, was just that, customized to meet our needs! Not only did they meet our needs but they provided instructors that meshed with our employees’, which made them more open to learning. The pre-planning of our wants and needs paid off in the long run. We will continue to use the Center for Business & Industry."
Human Resource Manager
United Farmers Cooperative, Winthrop, MN
Crane Operator Certification
“It’s been very informative. I’ve learned a considerable amount more about cables, wire ropes, and load charts than I knew prior to coming to class. There is a lot of information to take in.”
General Construction Supervisor
Met-Con Construction Services, Faribault, MN
“Our department has participated in the South Central College Law Enforcement Continuing Education Program and has found it to meet our employee’s educational needs from various levels of the department.”
Chief of Police
North Mankato Police Department, North Mankato, MN