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Workforce Solutions

About Workforce Solutions

Bluegrass Community and Technical College Workforce Solutions provides a comprehensive approach to workforce education, continuing professional education, employee services and customized learning solutions that address the needs of businesses, organizations, and individuals in our community.  As part of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS), we are able to access the resources of the other KCTCS colleges across the state to reach your employees across Kentucky.  The services of Workforce Solutions can be tailored to the specific needs of your organization and can be offered in various formats for your convenience.



Learn how to:

  • Determine the amount of money you need to retire
  • Create your own goals for a successful retirement
  • Eliminate debt and improve cash flow
  • Properly convert your IRA to a Roth IRA
  • Select the retirement plan distribution choice that is right for you
  • Plan your retirement income to preserve a comfortable standard of living
  • Transfer the risk of potential financial losses before or during retirement
  • Reduce or eliminate taxes, expenses, delays and legal challenges with estate planning

This course is educational and non-commercial.  No specific financial products are discussed or sold.

These 2-session classes meet on:
Saturdays, October 15 & 22 - 9:00am-noon
Tuesdays, October 18 & 25 - 6:30pm-9:30pm

BCTC Newtown Campus, Room 302
500 Newtown Pike
Lexington, KY  40508

Cost:  $49 (includes textbook)

Attendees may bring one guest at no additional charge (Does not include textbook.  Additional textbook may be purchased). 

Click here to register online, or call our office at (859) 246-6666. 

Earn the New Standard in HR Certification, and Advance your HR Career with Bluegrass Community & Technical College's 36 hour (6 week) SHRM Learning System® Course For HR Professionals

This is an exciting and pivotal time in the HR profession. Now, more than ever, HR teams are required to assume a greater leadership role, contributing to the strategic direction of their organization. The HR profession is no longer just about what you know – but how you do your job.

Establish yourself as a globally-recognized human resource expert by earning the new standard in HR certification: SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CPSM) and SHRM Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCPSM). These professional certifications can open doors for professional advancement, serve to harmonize standards with changing expectations and signal to employers advanced professional development. They reflect what HR practitioners need to know to be leaders in their organizations and in the profession.

Ensure you're prepared with BCTC's SHRM Certification Preparation Course, designed for SHRM credential candidates. Expand and test your knowledge and practical, real-life competencies in areas critical for HR career success.

This intensive 36-hour program combines expert instruction with the SHRM Learning System® for SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP, so you will learn faster, retain more knowledge and stay on track for success on the exam.

Registration and costs for the HRCI Certification Exam are not included in the fee for this course.  

The next course is being planned for Spring 2017.  For more information, please contact Jeanne Devers at (859) 246-6253 or via e-mail at  

Interested in Teaching? Have an idea for a new class?

If you are interested in teaching or have a particular class you would like to see offered in our next catalog, we would love to hear from you! Contact us at (859) 246-6666 or via email at