California Indian Manpower Consortium

The primary purpose of the consortium is to offer training, employment and other opportunities designed to meet the employment and training needs of the client population. Other purposes of the consortium are: to promote community self-help programs and provide direct services to assist the eligible American Indian population to become economically self-sufficient and to alleviate

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Workforce and Community Development – Western Region

Let Palomar College Venture Program bring training solutions to you – Performance-based – Custom-designed – Convenient and Affordable. Professional Training & Development Programs – Inspiring success through learning! ​Our dynamic accelerated learning programs give you the competitive edge by improving employee productivity, quality and profitability. Locations in Escondido and San Marcos, California. Career and Technical

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Free Online Learning

Learning new skills, taking new classes, or starting college doesn’t need to put in you debt – sometimes it can be entirely free! The resources below are a few examples- The Native Learning Center (NLC) offers free learning opportunities to Native Americans and those working in Indian Country. In addition to providing both online and

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Training for Green Careers

The US Department of Energy offers Renewable Energy Webinars & Workshops – free of charge. Past presentations, materials, and recording are available for reference. Red Cloud Renewable Energy Center (RCREC) is a one-of-a-kind educational facility where tribes from all over the nation can receive hands-on training on renewable energy applications from fellow Native American trainers.

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Apprenticeship Programs

Apprenticeships create opportunities for individuals to gain employable lifetime skills and provides employers with a highly skilled and experienced workforce while strengthening the economy. They are a proven training method whereby an apprentice, with the support and commitment of the employer and/or the training program, becomes proficient in a specific trade. The training lasts a

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Center for Employment Training

One of the most successful training programs in the nation, Center for Employment Training has always been a place where the whole person is the focus. Since its humble beginnings, CET has brought together people wanting to work and those wanting the best workers. CET believes in the self-determination of every person. Center for Employment

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YouthBuild

YouthBuild programs, low-income young people ages 16 to 24 work full-time for 6 to 24 months toward their GEDs or high school diplomas while learning job skills by building affordable housing in their communities. Emphasis is placed on leadership development, community service, and the creation of a positive mini-community of adults and youth committed to

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Goodwill Employment Center

Often, the first step to finding a job is understanding your skills, interests and abilities. And once you have an understanding of your strengths, you can begin thinking about the career track that’s best for you. Goodwill Idustries has specialists who work with you to understand your prior experience as well as your job and

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