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Apr 24

April 24, 2018

IT Training Information Session – 8May18

Interested in a career in Information Technology? Discover Goodwill is hosting A+, Network+, and Security+ certification training. Attend the upcoming information session for more information: May 8 at 5:30pm Discover Goodwill: 1460 Garden of the Gods Road, CO Springs, CO 80907 Call 719-381-9463 for more information COST: Security+ is FREE due to Google grant (12-week program, 20 hours/week) – Information about the grant can be found at https://www.csbj.com/2018/01/10/goodwill-gets-grant-to-provide-it-training/ and an informative video can be viewed at https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=uF2u2x05Yss A+ and Network+ fee depends on…

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Apr 13

April 13, 2018

Spotting and Avoiding Scams in Our Communities

Next Thursday, April 19, from 11am-1pm, the Federal Trade Commission and Colorado Attorney General staff will gather with ethnic media, law enforcement, legal services, and consumer advocates and leaders to discuss how scams affect your community. Sharing these stories with each other, and with journalists from ethnic media outlets, helps us all spread the word and protect the people in our communities. Please register here to attend: https://ftc-coag-ethnicmediaroundtable.eventbrite.com/, so they can plan for the right number for lunch. Spotting and Avoiding Scams…

Posted in Community Resource, Public Announcements, Training

Apr 12

April 12, 2018

Warrior Transition Readiness Workshop

Thursday, May 3 from 8am-5pm DoubleTree by Hilton – 1775 E Cheyenne Mountain Blvd, CO Springs, CO 80906 For registration and event details, visit www.cmawarrior.org/events What to Know Centurion Military Alliance (CMA),  a registered 501 (c)(3) charitable non-profit organization, welcomes you to attend a FREE 1-day Warrior Transitioning Readiness Workshop!!! CMA is opening up this opportunity to Transitioning Service Members, Veterans and their Spouses. Seats are limited and they go FAST! What to Expect You will receive One-On-One assistance from Certified…

Posted in Employment, Training

Apr 11

April 11, 2018

Prep Connect 360 Workshop – 11-15Jun18

Looking for more information about how to bridge the gap between military and civilian careers? Prep Connect 360 builds on what you’ve learned in TAP/ACAP/Soldier for Life, and takes you to the next level. Best described as “Master’s level TAP” or “TAP on steroids,” PC360 is a FREE week-long workshop that focuses on YOU. What do YOU want to do next?  You’ll polish your 30-second introduction, get hands-on interview practice with local employers, and learn how to network.  The week…

Posted in Employment, Training

Apr 6

April 6, 2018

Discover Goodwill offers IT, CDL, and Diesel Technology Training

These training programs offer a blended learning environment: a combination of online and face-to-face learning experiences to meet the needs of adult learners. Students have access to online video instruction 24/7, in addition to live facilitator support. Courses include Microsoft Office Series III, A+ Comprehensive, Network+, Diesel Lube Technician, and Diesel Fleet Maintenance Technician.      For more information, please contact Miriam Yost at 719-381-9463/myost@discovermygoodwill.org or visit www.discovermygoodwill.org. COST: Security+ is FREE due to Google grant (12-week program, 20 hours/week) – Information about…

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Apr 6

April 6, 2018

#MilChat in April – Retirement & Investing

We’re only a week away from the April 2018 edition of #MilChat!  If you haven’t already, mark your calendars for Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 1pm.  Some of the questions we’ll be discussing during this month’s chat focusing on Retirement & Investing for the Military Community, in celebration of Financial Literacy Month (#FLM2018) include the following: How can military members and families get started on saving? How do you calculate how much you’ll need for retirement? What types of fraud should…

Posted in Community Resource, Training

Mar 15

March 15, 2018

Priority of Service for Military at Pikes Peak Workforce Center

Looking for new or better employment in the Colorado Springs area? Pikes Peak Workforce Center offers priority to military: Veterans Transitioning Military Service Members Military Spouses Services include Free training/certification Individualized career development On the job training/paid internships Contact 719-667-3832 or visit www.ppwfc.org for more information.

Posted in Employment, Training

Feb 21

February 21, 2018

My Training Hub via Military OneSource

Did you know that Military OneSource offers free training through My Training Hub? My Training Hub is a web-based training site that provides self-directed, user-focused courses on quality-of-life topics for military families and useful information for the service providers who support them. It’s accessible 24/7, anywhere with an internet connection. VisitMy Training Hub https://www.militaryonesource.mil/web/mos/training-resources to view the latest course offerings on topics such as: Financial Readiness: https://www.militaryonesource.mil/financial-readiness Five courses outline the fundamentals of money management and investment strategies, for service members…

Posted in Government Resource, Training

Feb 15

February 15, 2018

IT Training Information Session – 21Feb18

Interested in a career in Information Technology? Discover Goodwill is hosting A+, Network+, and Security+ certification training. Visit the information session for more information: February 21, 5:30pm Discover Goodwill: 1460 Garden of the Gods Road, CO Springs, CO 80907 Call 719-381-9463 for more information COST: Security+ is FREE due to Google grant (12-week program, 20 hours/week) – Information about the grant can be found at https://www.csbj.com/2018/01/10/goodwill-gets-grant-to-provide-it-training/ and an informative video can be viewed at https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=2&v=uF2u2x05Yss A+ and Network+ fee depends on income and…

Posted in Education, Training

Feb 15

February 15, 2018

Blended Retirement System Webinar – 27Feb18

The Department of Defense Office of Financial Readiness is hosting this Blended Retirement System webinar: Tuesday, February 27 12pm-1pm The new #BlendedRetirement System officially launched on Jan. 1, 2018. Please save the date and join our webinar on Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 2pm EST as Mr. Andy Corso, the Assistant Director of Military Compensation Policy, presents on a wide variety of Blended Retirement System topics including: • BRS basics • Opt-in eligibility and requirements • TSP account options • Matching and automatic…

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