Gain the Foundational Skills You Need to Start a New Career
Are you ready to start a career in a high-demand, high-growth occupation?
Joliet Junior College received grant funding to provide workforce training opportunities that will enable participants to find work with pay above the
average living wage.
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Funding for these programs are provided by the Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) Workforce Equity Initiative. Training is available at no cost if participants meet the grant’s eligibility requirements.*
*Priority registration will be given to participants from underserved populations. As part of this grant initiative, at least 60 percent of participants must be African American. https://online.flippingbook.com/view/65480/2/
Grant participants receive:
• foundational training to start a career in a growing industry
• textbooks and supplies
• gas card or bus pass
• a stipend for completion
• career readiness training
• the opportunity to earn the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC)
• job placement assistance
Funding for these programs are provided by the Illinois Community College Board (ICCB) Workforce Equity Initiative. Training is available at no cost if participants meet the grant’s eligibility requirements.*Interested individuals must attend an information session to learn more about eligibility requirements. Registration Form: https://dynamicforms.ngwebsolutions.com/Submit/Form/Start/5fbeab4d-47be-406d-9ec6-84a8d6e603ea
CAREER READINESS TRAINING
You’ll improve your overall career readiness with lessons in teamwork and communication, as well as, hands-on training in computer basics. Plus, you’ll work with a Certified Resume Writer to polish your resume, cover letter and interviewing skills. By the end of this training, you will have completed the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC) and have scores to present to a potential employer.
JOB PLACEMENT ASSISTANCE
Once you complete your resume and cover letter, you’ll be ready to start looking for a position. Our staff will assist by sending job openings via email. For more information or to sign up for an information session, visit www.trainingupdate.org/workforce-equity
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