Business & Career Institute

Business & Career Institute

Welcome to the Business & Career Institute at SSC!

Please explore the BCI website to learn more about the multitude of courses and assistance we offer.

  • About Business & Career Institute – Overview of the Business & Career Institute. The region’s headquarters for Workforce, Economic and Community Development.
  • ACT WorkKeys® Solution Provider – The Business & Career Institute (BCI) is a licensed WorkKeys® Solutions Provider that administers the ACT WorkKeys® assessment and value-added services.
  • Consumer Wellness Advocate (CWA) Certification Training – Consumer Wellness Advocate (CWA) Certification Training provides education, awareness and accountability through a continuous improvement process, ultimately awarding the Consumer Wellness Advocate (CWA) Certification.
  • Construction Business Development Center (CBDC) – The CBDC provides one-on-one support to assist your company to compete for and win opportunities to participate as subcontractors and prime contractors as part of the Illinois Tollway’s 15-year, $12 billion capital program, Move Illinois: The Illinois Tollway Driving the Future.
  • Economic & Workforce Development – Our professional staff can assist with screening new hires, training current employees and planning for future growth and technological advancements within your company.
  • Highway Construction Careers Training Program is a pre-apprenticeship program for individuals interested in getting into an apprenticeship program with any of the construction trades.
  • Computer Training and Applications – A comprehensive selection of software training classes, for beginning and advanced users.
  • Lean Training – Increase productivity, reduce work in progress, and improve the quality of your products and services by sending your key employees to the Lean Institute.
  • Licensure & Certification Testing Center – The Business & Career Institute administers computer-based licensing and certification assessments for many sponsoring organizations as a test site for Pearson VUE, Certiport, and ACT WorkKeys® Solution Provider.
  • Professional Development/Soft Skills -The Business & Career Institute is a leader is delivering solution-focused training and workshops in customer service, effective workplace communication, team building and various other interpersonal and workforce performance skill sets.
  • Small Business Services – Organizations from throughout Chicagoland have joined together with college departments to offer services to small businesses and not-for-profit organizations.
  • Star Truck Driving School – South Suburban College and Star Truck Driving School are providing career opportunities in truck driving to local residents looking for a career change.