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May 23

May 23, 2018

Onward to Opportunity – Veterans Employment Program

Onward to Opportunity, in partnership with the Veterans Career Transition Program (O2O-VCTP), offers no-cost training and certification in over 30 top-paying career fields and direct connections to over 500 military-friendly employers. This career transition program utilizes in-person and online learning options to best fit your needs. For more information, visit www.onward2opportunity-vctp.org or contact Joe Aldaz at jvaldaz@syr.edu.

Posted in Education, Employment, Training

May 8

May 8, 2018

Informative sessions available for transitioning Service Members, Spouses, Veterans, & Federal Employees

Classes for Transitioning Service Members, Veterans & Federal Employees       FEHB VIRTUAL SERVICE   1st Wednesday of every FEHB pay period | 9:00 – 10:00 am Hosted by Kaiser Permanente | 1 800 632 9700 | kp.org/feds   CONFERENCE LINE | 1 855 851 8843 | Code 570 038 434 # ONLINE | www.kpfedtalk.org kpfedtalk1 | Follow prompts for audio   BREAKFAST SERIES | TSP 101   May 8, 2018 | 8:00 – 9:00 am | CFEB Training…

Posted in Education, Government Resource, Training

May 3

May 3, 2018

EBSCO Learning Express now on MilitaryOneSource.mil

EBSCO Learning Express can be accessed at http://www.militaryonesource.mil/-/morale-welfare-and-recreation-digital-libra-1. This Learning Express Library provides eLearning tutorials, practice tests, e-books, flashcards, and articles that help users build their skills in a wide array of core subjects for success in the classroom, on the job, and in life, including preparation for CLEP, DSST, ACT, GRE, and more. Upon entering this library, users will be asked to identify their Branch of service and then choose their status/area of study: Active Military, National Guard and Reserve,…

Posted in Community Resource, Education, Training

May 1

May 1, 2018

Speed Mentoring Night – 17May18

Citizen Soldier Connection is hosting a mentoring night where you can Make connections Establish a local network Ask questions Gain insight into employment in the civilian sector Thursday, May 17 from 5:30pm-8:30pm Mt Carmel Center of Excellence – CO Springs Reserve your slot at citizensoldierconnection.org.

Posted in Education, Employment, Training

Apr 26

April 26, 2018

Apprenticeships Available with the Veteran Careers Program

Jaguar Land Rover has some exceptional job opportunities/training programs for military veterans. Opportunities include an offer full-time employment, free world-class training, and $5,500 worth of tools to help veterans get started in their new career. Upon completion of the training program, candidates receive their Level 2 Technician Certification, allowing them to rapidly advance in their automotive career. In addition, the VA has approved this program as a Registered Apprenticeship, so qualified veterans can use a portion of their GI Bill…

Posted in Education, Employment, Training

Apr 26

April 26, 2018

Youth Mental Health First Aid Training – 12May

Saturday, May 12 from 9am-4pm Welte Education Center, 330 Lyckman Drive, Fountain, CO 80817 FREE Youth Mental Health First Aid Training! FREE childcare provided. FREE lunch included. With questions, email wstevenson@ffc8.org. Register online at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/51218FFC.  

Posted in Education, Training

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…

Posted in Education, Employment, Training

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