Training Resources

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.

  • 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)

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

ComPuter SKills

  • Take advantage of free computer classes at Hennepin County library locations - click here to register

  • Try free online computer training website. Go to to learn computer software programs like Microsoft Office and basic reading, math, etc. Over 1,000 interactive lessons. Go to Excel Easy for lessons on how to use Microsoft Excel.