Workforce and Training


Part of what makes our area unique is the overall quality of our workforce. New or expanding businesses have little trouble meeting their staffing needs due to the availability of experienced managers, computer professionals, administrative, machine operators, assemblers, mechanics and general laborers.

Forsyth County Work Force Demographics (Updated July, 2019)      



North Carolina is dedicated to providing the finest technical and vocational programs in the country. Employers in North Carolina are fortunate to be able to tap into the resources of one of the largest and strongest state-supported community college systems in the nation. Customized packages are developed through the state’s industrial training program in conjunction with the employer and Forsyth Technical Community College. The programs are generally offered at little or no cost to the employer.