RCSD/ OACES - Office of Adult & Career Education Services

RCSD/ OACES - Office of Adult & Career Education Services

NLD ID #91224
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Contact Information

30 Hart Street
Rochester, NY 14605

Primary Contact

Dr. Lia Festenstein

(585) 324-9901


Hours of Operation

9:00am - 8:00pm

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Program Overview

OACES is the premier workforce preparation organization serving adults in Rochester, delivering a comprehensive range of in-demand career-related services to participants that focus on transition to employment, advanced training, and post-secondary education.

Each year, the program provides thousands of adults with integrated academic, career technical and world of work skills training and services needed to gain independence and secure quality, long-term employment.

OACES currently offers (7) short-term career training programs in "in-demand" occupations which are approved by the New York State Department of Labor (DOL) and Education Department (SED). The training programs include Automotive Technology, Building Maintenance, Carpentry, Certified Nurse Assist, Culinary Careers, Electrical, Printing & Promotions.

Cost Info

High School Equivalency is free; English as a Second Language is free; Vocational Training is Tuition based.

This program listing was last updated: January 10, 2024.

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Education services

  • Read and write better
  • Study for my high school equivalency exam
  • Learn English
  • Improve my math skills
  • Improve my technology skills
  • Volunteer at a program
  • Become a U.S. citizen

Instruction Type

  • In-person
  • Online