Workforce Equity Initiative (WEI) Project Virtual Open Houses LIVE on Zoom
Ms. Tiffane Jones is inviting you to two scheduled Zoom meetings:
Wednesday, July 14th at 12:00 PM and
Thursday, July 29th, 2021 at 5:45 PM.
July 14th Zoom ID: 991 2346 4704
July 29th Zoom ID: 950 5700 0495
For more information, please contact Ms. Tiffane Jones at (708) 596-2000, ext. 5703.
FREE FOR QUALIFIED APPLICANTS
The SSC Workforce Equity Initiative (WEI) project is funded to support 300 participants through the completion of short-term educational opportunities in the following areas: Nursing & Patient Care Technician, Community Healthcare Worker, Certified Production Technician, and Barber Technician. WEI Participants will also earn stackable credentials including:
- Certified Forklift Operator (National Safety Council) Average salary – $38,500
- Safety Certification
- Quality and Measurement Certification
- Production Certification
- Maintenance Certification
- Solar Photovoltaic Installer Average salary – $48,900
- Contact Tracing
- Certified Nursing Assistant (BNATP)
- EKG Technician
Eligible participants will receive tuition assistance, access to emergency funds for transportation, childcare, and other emergencies, financial assistance to cover the cost of books and materials, career networking and development opportunities, advisement (personal, academic, and career), tutoring, and other supportive services.
To be eligible for participation individuals must demonstrate financial need and have an interest in and commitment to completing a certificate or program in one of the academic areas listed.