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Business Services

Helping the Businesses in our Community.

Regional Services

Everything you need to know to grow in Yavapai County.

Grant Assistance

From grant research to writing services.

Data and Analytics

Research for sustainable business growth.

Quest Grant

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About Yavapai County

Everything you need to know about commerce Yavapai County.

For Employees & Job Seekers

Career Resources

Personalized training, career counseling, scholarships, and more!

On-Demand Courses

Learn new skills and get ready for your next career move.

Job Fairs and Events

Connect with employers through local job fairs and career events.

Hot Jobs

Top Jobs, Occupations, and Skills in Yavapai County

Job Postings

Browse current job openings from local employers


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On-Demand Training

On-Demand Course Options

See and compare the different course bundles and trainings available through the BWS

On-Demand Industry Training

On-demand courses tailored to the fastest growing industries in Yavapai County

Leadership Ladder Course Bundles

Course bundles that teach technical and soft skills to current and future leaders

A la carte Courses

Choose your own individual courses.

Subject Matter Expert

Train employees and businesses in leadership, professional development, communication, and more

About Us

Yavapai College’s Business and Workforce Solutions Department (BWS) is a resource center dedicated to economic development by creating workforce solutions for businesses.

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What We Do

The BWS is a Division of Yavapai College. We support its educational mission by providing work-based learning opportunities and fostering high-quality job creation in Yavapai County.

BWS services include job connections, grant assistance, economic data analysis, and corporate and individual training

Our initiatives:

  • Foster collaboration with regional partners to leverage resources
  • Provide data analysis to support intelligent business decisions
  • Spearhead initiatives and workforce education to support business expansion and employee retention
  • Develop and deliver customized workforce training solutions

Our Facility

Our location in Prescott Valley, AZ is a collaborative space equipped to help startups and early-stage companies grow in Yavapai County. It’s designed for events, business projects, workforce training, and more.

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BWS building interior
BWS building interior
BWS building interior
BWS building interior

BWS Mission & Values

Our Mission

To enhance the quality of life in Yavapai County through job creation, business and workforce development, and regional collaboration.

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Our vision

To be the premier regional resource center for economic growth through business and workforce development, research, and education.

Our Values


Leading and working collectively with our local, state, and federal partners.


Enhancing our economic landscape today and tomorrow.


Investing in policies, practices, and behaviors that work to support community partners.


Create Initiatives to secure sustainable, high paying, and satisfying jobs for future generations.

Home LinkThe BWS is a Division of Yavapai College.Go to yc.edu

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