New Bedford Career Services Class Schedule
STEP 1: JOB READINESS PROGRAMS
Whether you have been out of the workforce for some time or are interested in starting a new career, ATR’s job readiness program will prepare you with the skills you need to enter the workforce.
It is a requirement that you take job readiness training before continuing to most occupational training programs.
MASSHIRE PATHS TO EMPOWERMENT | 3 Weeks
P2E introduces participants to the world of work through classroom based instruction on topics such as career exploration, occupational outlooks, and financial literacy. Soft skills development is also incorporated into this program, including, communication, conflict resolution, time management, and workplace expectations. Participants will also become members of the MassHire Career Center system and learn how to utilize the services they offer.
New Bedford – https://masshiregnbcc.com
Spanish Multi-City – https://masshireholyoke.com
9/5/23 – 9/21/23
10/9/23 – 10/26/23
STEP 2: JOB TRAINING PROGRAMS
The workforce is constantly changing and some of today’s hottest jobs require training in specific skills. Set yourself apart from other applicants by attending a job training program in an industry of your interest or continue your education by attending a GED/HiSet program or ESOL class.
Class schedules are regularly updated so be sure to check back often.
CDL CLASS A COMMERCIAL DRIVER’S LICENSE at
Amaral Trucking Driving School | 6 Weeks
Participants receive education and training to receive their Class
A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) to be able to drive both
trucks and tractor trailers. CDL Class A training is a combination of
classroom and hands on road lessons. Participants will graduate
from the program with the skills they need to safely drive, maneuver,
and manager trucks and tractor trailers.
Format: In Person
9/11/23 – 12/1/23
Financial Literacy Academy at Community Teamwork | 2 Weeks
CTI’s Financial Literacy Academy is designed for participants who want to learn more about personal finance. Participants will learn how to create a budget, review their credit report, and manage debt. The two-week program is broken into eight sessions covering goal setting, banking basics, budgeting and saving, identify protection, understanding credit, credit cards, loans, and collections.
Sessions are currently on hold.