Worcester Career Building 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.
Worcester – https://masshirecentralcc.com
Multicity/Spanish Multi-City – https://masshireholyoke.com
11/8/21 – 11/25/21
12/13/21 – 12/30/21
11/29/21 – 12/16/21
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.
BUILDING PATHWAYS PRE-APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING at Worcester Jobs Fund | 8 Weeks
This pre-apprenticeship training program prepares Worcester residents to enter a union apprenticeship program in the construction industry. Using a combination of classroom and hands on learning experience, Building Pathways covers topics including, basic construction math, basic construction skills, labor history, and an overview of the construction industry. Once placed in an apprenticeship program, participants will gain on-the-job training, while earning good wages and benefits, and receive continued support services from Building Pathways.
9/27/21 – 11/19/21
Quinsigamond Community College – Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable | 17 Weeks
The Accounts Payable/Accounts Receivable program hosted by Quinsigamond Community College (QCC) was specifically created for ATR participants to receive training and certifications needed to obtain an entry level job in a business environment. Graduates of this program can apply for jobs such as Accounting Clerk, Accounts Payable/Receivable Specialist, Reconciliation Specialist, and more.
Courses included in this program are First Year Experience, introduction to Accounting, Microsoft Office Basics, Introduction to Business, and Quickbooks.