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
    • Workforce Readiness Resource 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 Commercial Driving Careers
  • Job Seeking Skills
    • Maximizing Interview Skills
    • Resume and Interview Skills
    • Job Readiness Boot Camp
  • Employment Skills
    • WorkKeys Curriculum
    • Guest Services Professional Hospitality and Tourism
    • Personal Care Aide
    • Introduction to Human Services Phase I

HRD Staff


Marie Eller