Rachel Ambrose Success Story

Rachel Ambrose

“We focus on really getting individuals college and career ready.”


Get Your Start at Brooks Crossing Innovation + Opportunity Center

The Brooks Crossing Innovation + Opportunity Center (BCIOC) is a unique career and active learning center offering opportunities for visitors in a modern facility of state-of-the-art equipment and experienced professionals. Conveniently located at 550 30th Street, Suite 101 & 102, within the Southeast Community at the Brooks Crossing shopping center, BCIOC operates on the first floor of a new, four-story office building adjacent to Newport News Shipbuilding’s digital shipbuilding offices on the upper floors.

Two Labs, Endless Opportunities

Innovation Lab

Opportunity Center

See the Many Ways We Can Help You!

Our goal is to empower people of all ages build the futures they want. From classes to certifications to hands-on experience and training in exciting careers, Brooks Crossing wants to help you develop and use your skills and creativity to strengthen your own life and our community.

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for a Job

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Find the resources you need to start a new career or find a job.
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I’m an Employer
Who is Hiring

Let's Find Your Next Employee

Gain access to a growing, well-trained workforce.
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I’m Interested in Training
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We Have Training for Your Career Path

Find classes, workshops and more to help you get the training you need.
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By the Numbers

state-of-the-art laptops
3D printers
0 sq. ft.
of sheer potential
virtual reality displays
0 residents
served virtually during COVID
$ 0
cost to use