Local Training Opportunities
Check out the training programs and other services offered by Emerge.
Click here for information about Tree Trust, employment and training opportunities for youth, particularly in landscaping and tree care.
International Institute of Minnesota Workforce Development
Adult Options in Education through Hopkins Community Ed - Click here for information or call 952.988.5343
Lutheran Social Service Education and Training Center
Short-Term training programs offered through Takoda Institute located in Minneapolis
Step Ahead - career planning for people with criminal convictions. Click here for information and programs.
Take another look at the training programs offered by Goodwill-Easter Seals. Information sessions are held the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of every month at 2:00 p.m. at both locations.
Click here for training opportunties at PPL (Project for Pride in Living)
WorkForce Center workshops - click here to register
College/University Courses and Business Advice
Get the most out of LinkedIn go to LinkedIn Homepage - FAQ
University of St. Thomas announces associate degree program for low income students.
Hennepin Technical College programs
Take advantage of free online courses. Investigate these websites:
CareerCenterToolbox - Better Job Search Performance
Nurses needed! U.S.is projected to experience a shortage of nurses. With Minneapolis-St. Paul metropolitan area listed as one of the nation’s top ten employers of nurses, many nurses will be hired here. In response to this demand, Nursing.org has put together a guide for Minnesotans considering a career in nursing. See these helpful links:
Take advantage of free computer classes at Hennepin County library locations - click here to register