BioWork Certificate Program

All individuals interested in the BioWork Certificate program must complete an online information session and complete the competency form 

BioWork LogoBioWork is a 136-hour, non-credit certificate course (Continuing Education) that can lead to an entry-level position as a process technician.

The BioWork Certificate Program is intended for high school graduates, for those in manufacturing industries who may have lost their job and/or for individuals who are looking to start a new career.

Steps to Enroll in this short-term (1 semester) course:

  1. Complete the online information session. Students must complete their own online information session and cannot share screens to complete the information session.
  2. After the information session, complete the competency form below and submit.
  3. Our staff will reach out to you within three business days if we have any questions or to confirm your placement testing date, if applicable.

JCC BioWork Competency Form

Registration and classes are held at the Johnston County Workforce Development Center, 135 Best Wood Drive, Clayton, NC 27520.

Registration Fee = $185
Book Fee (REQUIRED) = : +/- $100 at JCC Bookstore (BioWork Manual, Third Edition, revised 2020)

Please complete the REQUIRED steps above to begin the process of determining your eligibility to register for the JCC BioWork Certificate Program!

Fall 2024 ~ BioWork Classes

Class Dates Days Time
August 12-December 11, 2024 Monday & Wednesday
Hybrid
9:00am-1:00pm
August 12-December 11, 2024 Monday & Wednesday
Face-to-Face
6:00-10:00pm
August 13-December 12, 2024 Tuesday & Thursday
Hybrid
9:00am-1:00pm
August 13-December 12, 2024 Tuesday & Thursday
Hybrid
6:00-10:00pm

View an explanation of registration fee

Directions

Johnston County Workforce Development Center
135 Best Wood Drive, Clayton, NC 27520
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Questions & Transcript submissions

Shelley Gardner
Biotechnology Operations Coordinator
Office: (919) 209-2572