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Goodwill’s Micro-Credentials Training Has Major Impact on Job Seekers!

Get Job-Ready in 20 Hours or Less.

Goodwill of Colorado is excited to offer individuals residing in Colorado Springs and facing significant financial and employment barriers, industry-recognized, micro-credentials training and certifications in leading workforce industries—including professional certifications for Retail Workers, Smith Systems Drivers, Construction Flaggers, Hospitality Staff, Caregivers and Forklift Operators. Goodwill’s Micro-Credentials training is providing big opportunities for the future workforce by addressing staffing and skills gaps in leading industries by offering flexible and affordable training, credentials and job placement, in addition to long-term career support and development opportunities. Trainings are conducted both online and in-class settings on a weekly basis and participants’ total time commitment is 20 hours or less.

The Dakota Foundation

Special thanks to the Dakota Foundation for their close partnership with and generous support of Goodwill to bring the micro-credentials training to Colorado Springs!

Goodwill Micro-Credentials Training Courses/Topics:

  • Smith Systems Driver (16 Hours)
  • Flagger (4 Hours)
  • Hospitality (16-20 Hours)
  • Logistics (20 Hours)
  • Retail (20 Hours)
  • Caregiver (Individual Paced)
  • Forklift Safety (In Conjunction with CommunityWorks)

Applicant Qualifications & Course Completion Criteria Include*:

  • Meet Federal Poverty Guidelines
  • 16 Years & Older
  • Colorado Springs Resident
  • Attend & Complete Online/In-Class Trainings AND Pass Final Exam
  • Upfront $25 Registration Fee Refunded Upon Course Completion
  • Training and Funding Available for 62 Participants

*Note: Individuals who don’t qualify for Goodwill’s Micro-Credentials training but are interested in other job training and placement services are encouraged to explore Goodwill’s ReHire Colorado program by emailing GWReHire@GoodwillColorado.org or visiting our website here.

For more details and to register today, fill out the form below or email: MicroCredentials@GoodwillColorado.org

Micro-Credentials Information

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