Employment and Training

Wichita State Center for Business Management Classes in Cowley County

Sponsored by Cowley First

email dfirebaugh@cowleycounty.org to register or call 620-221-9951 or 620-442-3094

Mini-MBA in 2015                    Cost ONLY $1000.00    (reg. price $1995) 

Delivering the essentials for business theory in a condensed, to-the-point format; this is an excellent course for anyone wanting an overview of the standard practices in business today. Through case studies, problem-solving exercises and interactive class sessions you will obtain the knowledge you need to succeed. The Mini MBA will help you advance your understanding of business by providing a framework of knowledge for making informed business decisions on issues affecting your organization today.

This program gives high potential employees the opportunity to firm up their business sense in an intensive learning program. You’ll spend each week developing a practical foundation in useful business practices and concepts used in business today. 

 5 day class-2 courses per day: Jan 15, Jan 29, Feb 12, Feb 26 and March 5, 2015

Location: Cowley College Presidential Dining Room, 206 S 4th, Ark City Campus

9:00 am – 3:30 pm

Lunch provided

Min class size-20         Max class size-30     Registration deadline-December 15, 2014

Mini MBA 2015 Schedule

Mini-MBA Course Outline

Mini MBA flyer

Cowley College map

 Supervisor Certification Program-2015 

The Supervisor Certificate has been designed specifically to strengthen and develop the skills you need to do your job right. Each session of the Supervisor Certificate focuses on the unique challenges you face every day and offers solutions to help you achieve your goal of being a successful supervisor. Nobody in your organization has a more immediate impact on productivity and performance than you! 

 5 day program held every-other Wednesday starting Jan 7th. 2015 (Jan 7, 21, Feb 4, 18 and Mar 4)

8:30 am-3:00 pm @ Four County Mental Health, 22214 D Street-Strother Field.

Cost reduced from $1195 and offered for ONLY $675 (Register by December 15th) 

Supervisory Program Schedule 2015

Map to Four County Mental Health

CPR/First Aid Training at Your Business Site

Cowley College CPR First Aid Training

Local Job Openings 

Nabisco PT Merchandiser-Ark City area 

Job Description PT Merchandiser

Job Placement Assistance

The Cowley Workforce Center

108 E. 12th in Winfield, KS
(620) 221-7790 (south side of Community National Bank)

Monday and Wednesday 8:00am-12:00pm and 1:00pm-5:00pm

Services Offered: Resume Building, Interviewing Skill Building, Microsoft Computer Skills, Employment Training Programs, and Youth Services.

Accept applications on behalf of GE Aviation.

Employment Site:  www.kansasworks.com

LifeStyle Staffing

1616 Wheat Rd, Winfield, KS
(800) 813-4874

Monday through Friday 8:00am-5:00pm

Services Offered:  Accept applications on behalf of Rubbermaid.

The Arnold Group

1214 Main, Winfield, KS
(620) 221-7100

Monday through Thursday 8:00am-4:00pm

Friday 8:00am-Noon

Services Offered: Accept application for temp and permanent positions for area businesses and industries including but not limited to the following:  Webster Engineering, Mead Westvaco-Calmar, Fluid Kinetics, Columbia Elevators, Creekstone Premium Beef, Rob Carroll Sandblasting, William Newton Memorial Hospital-housekeeping and many more.

Employment Site:  www.the-arnold-group.com


Local Programs

Eagles’s Nest, Inc-Winfield


112 E 9th, Winfield KS

(620) 229-8282

Eagle’s Nest Programs


Leading Employers

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