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Employment & Training Programs

The mission of the Frisco Economic Development Corporation’s Retention-Expansion Development (RED) program is to retain, grow, and assist our companies in their quests for success. The Frisco EDC is pleased to work closely with a large number of local business assistance agencies geared toward workforce enrichment, from hiring to customized training. In special cases, grants may be available for your training needs.

Frisco Chamber of Commerce - www.FriscoChamber.com
  • The Chamber’s Small Business Development Program provides assistance for its members through training in marketing, sales, workforce, customer service, technology, management and professional development. In addition, the Chamber hosts a FREE community Job Bank for local companies: www.friscochamber.com/chamber/jobbank.htm
Workforce Solutions of North Central Texas - www.dfwjobs.com
  • The local branch of the Texas Workforce Commission, dedicated to matching up job-seekers with companies looking for specific skill-sets. The local office, located in McKinney, has access to statewide databases for potential employees in every industry. In addition, Workforce Solutions provides hiring grants for various industries and a wide array of training initiatives.
Collin College - www.Collin.edu
  • Collin College is the Collin County community college district, with the Preston Ridge Campus located in the heart of Frisco. Currently, the College serves over 45,000 students and offers over 100 degree and certification programs.
Continuing Education and Workforce Development - www.Collin.edu/CE
  • The CE division of Collin College offers courses and certifications in a wide variety of curriculum, from logistics to human resources to the latest trends in technology and sustainable practices.
Business Solutions Group - www.BSG.Collin.edu
  • The business resource branch of Collin College created to consult directly with company executives to customize training specific to meet the needs of today’s changing industry and workforce trends.
Small Business Development Center (SBDC) - www.CollinSBDC.com
  • The Collin SBDC is a cooperative partnership between the US Small Business Administration, the State of Texas and Collin College. The Collin SBDC provides free business counseling and is prepared to assist in identifying grant and attractive loan opportunities.
CareerConnection - www.CareerConnection.org
  • CareerConnection is a regional non-profit organization specializing in matching industry-specific job seekers with companies in the Dallas-Fort Worth region. The organization maintains a comprehensive and current database of clients, focusing on manager, supervisor, and executive level professionals.

In addition to the above public agencies, Frisco is home to branches of various universities, each of which provide degree and continuing education opportunities geared toward corporate talent: