Grant-Supported Training for New Jersey Employees and Businesses at CCM Center for Workforce Development

The Center for Workforce Development at the County College of Morris is offering grant-supported training opportunities to New Jersey employees in the areas of business skills, technology skills, and manufacturing-related skills. Employees in non-governmental businesses can participate in various technical, administrative, and managerial courses at no cost due to a state-awarded grant from the NJ Department of Labor.

Interested participants should frequently visit, to learn about updated class schedules and sessions. For information about enrollment and qualifications, please contact the CCM Center for Workforce Development at 973-328-5188 or 973-328-5187 or email


Current December-January Sessions Include:


Team Building: Developing High-Performing Teams –
December 12 & December 14, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

This course is designed for participants who want to develop their team leadership skills and unleash the talent of their individual team members. Build teamwork by recognizing and tapping into the characteristics of an effective team. Promote trust and rapport by exploring your team player style and how it impacts group dynamics. Recognize the key elements that move a team from involvement to empowerment and how to give these elements to your team. Last but not least, develop strategies for dealing with team conflict and common problems.

What’s in the cloud? Intro to Microsoft Office –
January 10 & January 12, 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. 

This beginner-level course is an introduction to the most popular Microsoft Office applications: Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, as well as MS 365, the cloud-based version of the MS Office package. Students with no prior MS Office experience should start with this course and then progress to more in-depth courses.

PowerPoint Introduction –
January 24 & January 26, 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

PREREQUISITE:  Working knowledge of computers.

Presentations can sometimes be monotonous, but with Microsoft PowerPoint, you can learn to make them compelling. Master the basic features and functions of Microsoft PowerPoint, a powerful presentation tool. Perform advanced text editing, add and create graphics, modify objects, and animate presentations.