Interested in a new career?
If you are unemployed and a Displaced Homemaker (someone who has lost their primary source of support due to: Divorce, Separation, Widowhood, Job Loss or Disability of Spouse or Pending Loss of Public Assistance Benefits) and you have a strong desire to work, take advantage of WERC's FREE training programs! Classes held at the Women's Employment & Resource Center from 9:00am - 3:00pm and focus on the skills needed to obtain employment.
Program Topics Include:
- Workplace Expectations - Job Descriptions
- Employer / Guest Speaker Visits
- Developing Stronger Communication Skills
- Computer Literacy: MS Word, the Internet and E-mail
- Financial Management
Job placement assistance will be provided during and after the completion of the training program.
Class size is limited. Please call (518) 242-8249 for information and to register. To have the schedule faxed or e-mailed to your organization or agency on a monthly basis, please contact WERC.
Click here to fill out the evaluation after completing a workshop.
Workshops & Training Programs Offered in the Community
Workshops sponsored in partnership with other Non-profit Organizations are offered in the Capital District. Click here to view current offerings.