About Us

About Us

The BEST Center, located in the Conable Technology Building at Genesee Community College is the recognized regional leader in developing the skilled workforce that powers local area economic growth.  The Center provides a wide array of programs and services designed to prepare individual employees as well as businesses and organizations for success in the regional economy.

The BEST Center offers open enrollment seminars and workshops as well as truly customized training designed to assist businesses improve the performance of their people and processes.  The Center serves individual employees as well as business both large and small.  Federal, State and local grant funding is obtained whenever possible to support the quality workforce that enables companies to thrive and grow.

As part of the Small Business Administration, the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at The BEST Center offers a multi-faceted approach to business development by providing prospective and current business owners with a central point of contact for informative advice, knowledge and assistance.  Our advisors provide free counseling to owner's of start-up's as well as existing small businesses.  Services are designed to help develop a business idea, conduct a market analysis or expand a business plan.

The BEST Center has partnered with five national professional online training programs.  Individuals and businesses may choose from over 450 high-quality courses to earn a professional certification, enhance their current career, or provide personal development and growth.

The BEST Center's seven state-of-the-art meeting rooms are fully furnished to meet a wide array of business training and conference center needs.  Our networked microcomputer and assessment lab provides a sophisticated environment for training in the latest business technologies.  In addition, our "Laptops to Go" program allows us to train employees at multiple locations outside of the college environment.

The BEST Center is a dynamic and ever-changing local enterprise.  New programs and services are constantly in development.  Call us today at 585-345-6868 and let one of our business professionals help you improve your bottom-line.  We believe you'll find our programs to be some of the "best" you've ever seen!

Winner of the Genesee County Chamber of Commerce "Innovative Enterprise of the Year" and the American Association of Community Colleges "Community Economic Development Best Practices" Awards.

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