The mission of the Ohio Strategic Training Center is to assist our clients in achieving their most ambitious goals by providing creative, results-oriented training and customized business solutions.

Training Opportunities For Individuals

By developing high quality training programs in areas where employment opportunities exist now, we are able to help more area residents not only obtain jobs, but excel in them. In addition, we are developing training programs in areas where opportunities will be available in the immediate future.

The OSTC actively works with area businesses and industries to meet their needs for a skilled, sustainable workforce, so every class, course, and program is designed to help you achieve success. Contact us about training programs available NOW!

Strategic Solutions For Businesses

The OSTC is led by a group of talented business and education professionals whose wealth of experience is available to assist businesses and organizations in developing strategic solutions for creatively addressing a wide range of challenges. We can work with you to address your specific business or organizational needs–like growing your business, developing creative training solutions, tackling human resources issues, or attracting new talent. Our team has the experience to help your business achieve its goals–and exceed them. Call to set up a consultation today!

Our facility

Our flexible facilities are easily adaptable to different class or seminar formats and sizes. Our main classroom accommodates up to 35 people comfortably, with smaller conference rooms for breakout sessions, spacious common areas, and catering available on site. With LCD projectors and high speed internet access, the OSTC can easily accommodate multi-media instruction for a rich learning experience.


The Ohio Strategic Training Center is located at the Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce Facility, at the entrance to The Point Industrial Park. With easy access from US 52 and I-64 the OSTC provides a convenient training location for businesses and residents of Ohio, West Virginia and Kentucky. The facility is just minutes from Ashland, Huntington and Ironton, and less than two hours from Lexington, Kentucky. Get Directions.

CDL Truck Driving Academy

Watch for future dates for the CDL Truck Driving Academy.

Facility Security Officer Course

Watch for details and a date for the U.S. Maritime Administration approved Facility Security Officer course.

Residential Home Inspection Training Program

Call us today to register for the Residential Home and Mold Inspection Training Program! Registration ends February 13, 2013

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David Beam, Action Coach
p: 740-574-4299
David Beam provides one-on-one coaching, seminars, workshops to help business owners and managers achieve greater success. more
Health and Safety Sciences
Jonathan Pennington, principal consultant
Health & Safety Sciences is a provider of the best and most comprehensive health and safety training in the area. Learn more
Lawrence County Ohio
Viviane Khounlavong-Vallance
Associate Executive Director
p: 800-408-1334
The Lawrence Economic Development Corporation has been helping to enhance the lives of Lawrence County citizens... more
Ohio University
Ohio University Southern is a regional campus of Ohio University. Students can earn an Ohio University Associate, Bachelor's and Master's degree... more
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John Joy, Dean, Workforce Development & Community Services
937 382-6645, ext. 4555
m: 937 725-7723
Southern State offers a variety of technical and transfer programs that emphasize real-world-skills. more
Have questions? Contact us at 1-614-323-8588.