Fulton County has numerous educational and workforce training programs available to help and assist businesses maintain a trained workforce.
Fulton-Montgomery Community College (FMCC)
FMCC, a college of the State University of New York, provides education and training programs for students that are tailored to the specific needs of business and industry groups.
Academic programs in
- Electrical Technology
- HVAC/R, Facilities
- Construction Technology
- Computer Science
- Computer Information Systems
- Computer Networking
- Cyber Security
are popular programs.
Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery (HFM) BOCES
HFM-BOCES main campus is adjacent to Fulton-Montgomery Community College (FMCC), its educational partner for several programs and initiatives. This co-location of a BOCES and a community college is the only arrangement of this type in New York State.
By co-locating both educational facilities in one location, HFM BOCES and FMCC have developed strong synergies in the field of workforce development and training.
HFM BOCES operates several workforce development and training programs that prepare high school students to enter the local workforce:
Fulton-Montgomery-Schoharie (FMS) Counties Workforce Development Board (WBD) Inc.
Through its FMS Workforce Solutions, the FMS WDB assists businesses in accessing programs and services available through a number of funding programs including the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act and the New York State Department of Labor.