Job Preparedness (HRD)

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Job Preparedness (HRD)

The Job Preparedness (HRD) program provides short-term pre-vocational training and counseling designed to help unemployed and underemployed adults successfully enter the workforce with additional education. There are Fee Waiver Guidelines for our HRD classes.


Instruction focuses on the following topics:

  • Career assessment/planning
  • Development of a positive self-concept
  • Development of employability skills
  • Development of communication skills
  • Development of problem-solving skills
  • Awareness of the impact of information technology in the workplace


HRD Services

  • Employability Labs
    • STEP Career Resource Center
    • Career Connections
    • Career Lab
  • Computer Skills
    • Computer Skills for Job Seekers
    • Computer Skills for the Workplace
    • Google Application Basics: Job Searching and Employment Skills using Google Applications
  • Career Exploration
    • Introduction to Composites
    • Introduction to Machining
    • Introduction to Advanced Manufacturing
    • Introduction to Industrial Maintenance
  • Job Seeking Skills
    • Maximizing Interview Skills
    • Resume and Interview Skills
  • Employment Skills
    • WorkKeys Curriculum
    • Guest Services Professional Hospitality and Tourism


HRD Staff

Marie Eller, Coordinator