Results for category 'Jobs' and subcategory 'Training Programs'…
Bellingham Technical College, 3028 Lindbergh Ave., Bellingham, WA 98225|
Phone: (360) 752-7000, Web: www.btc.edu
Professional Technical Education
Cascade Connections, 1611 North State St., Bellingham, WA 98225|
Phone: (360) 647-9087, Web: http://www.cascadeconnections.org
Hrs. M-F: 9am-5pm. Pre-vocational and vocational skills for persons with disabilities seeking employment opportunities.
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation-WA, 4101 Meridian St., Bellingham, WA 98226|
Phone: (360) 714-4136, TTY (360) 714-4009, Web: http://www1.dshs.wa.gov/dvr/
Hrs. M-F: 8am-5pm. Employment related services for persons with disabilities who need assistance to find and keep employment
DSHS, Island County, 275 SE Pioneer Way Suite 201, Oak Harbor, WA 98277|
Phone: 1-877-501-2233, Web: http://www.aasa.dshs.wa.gov/resources/Island/default.htm
Hrs: M-F 8am-5pm. Provides multiple program services (TANF, Basic Food, Medical, WorkFirst)
Goodwill Job Training and Education Center, 1115 E. Sunset Drive, Suite 105, Bellingham, WA 98226|
Phone: (360) 738-0483, Web: http://www.seattlegoodwill.org/
Hrs: M-Th 9am-5pm, Fri by appt. Provides free job training and education classes; GED preparation, ESL, citizenship preparation, customer service skills, computer fundamentals, cashiering and career building. Also provides one-on-one support services.
Job Corps, 1303 Commercial St., Suite 1, Bellingham, WA 98225|
Phone: (360) 738-9592, Web: http://cascades.jobcorps.gov/home.aspx
Hrs. M-F: 8am-5pm, by appointment only. Free educational/vocational training for people ages 16-24.
Life Transitions Program: Turning Point, Whatcom Community College, 237 W. Kellogg Rd., Bellingham, WA 98226|
Phone: (360) 383-3132, Web: http://whatcom.ctc.edu/index.php/degrees-and-programs/special-programs/turning-point/
Classes four times a year will assist you in taking the next step to self sufficiency. We offer a Self-Esteem Workshop (free), a Career/Life Planning class. Scholarships and financial assistance available.
Lummi Youth Enrichment Social Services, 2616 Kwina Rd, Bellingham, WA 98226|
Phone: (360) 312-2000, Web: http://www.lummi-nsn.org/
Hrs. M-F 8am-5pm Promotes education, wellness recovery, job training and readiness for employment.
New Leaf, 660 SE Fidalgo Ave., Oak Harbor, WA 98277|
Phone: 360-675-1989, Web: http://www.newleafinc.org/
Hrs. M-F 8am-4pm, closed 12-1pm; Provides jobs to people with disabilities and employment assessment. Programs for job training, independent living evaluation, and support service.
Nooksack Indian Tribe-Education Department, 5066 1st St., Deming, WA 98244|
Phone: (360) 966-2043, Web: http://www.nooksacktribe.org/departments/education/
Hrs. M-F: 8:30am-5pm. Head Start program. Assists in providing vocational training, high school diplomas, and all levels of higher education. Tribal Members can apply for several educational grants for adult basic education, higher education, adult vocational technical education, career training and technical education and school expenses and extracurricular expenses.
ReUse Works Appliance Depot, 802 Marine Dr., Bellingham, WA 98225|
Phone: (360) 527-2646, Web: http://www.reuseworks.org/
Hrs: M-Sat. 10am-6pm. Accepts and sells used appliances at affordable prices. Sells parts for at home repairs. Provides on the job training through the Community Jobs Program. Service Learning for WWU students and applicance repair internships for Bellingham Tech. students.
South Whidbey Commons, 124 Second St, Langley, WA 98260|
Phone: 360-221-2414, Web: http://southwhidbeycommons.org/
Hrs. M-F 7:30am-5pm Sun: 8:30am-4pm Promotes positive youth development and fosters a healthy community. Provides youth job training, volunteer opportunities, family activities and lifelong learning experiences.
The Community Jobs Program, DSHS 4101 Meridian, Bellingham, WA 98226|
Phone: 1-877-501-2233, Web: http://www.workfirst.wa.gov/
Provides TANF recipients the training and support services necessary to get a living wage job and keep it. Participants are paid. Must be referred by DSHS case manager/social worker.
The Community Service Program, DSHS 4101 Meridian, Bellingham, WA 98226|
Phone: 800-735-7040, Web: http://www.workfirst.wa.gov/
Provides opportunity for TANF recipients to acquire employment skills while working on other program requirements. Must be referred by DSHS case manager/social worker.
The Community Works Program, DSHS 4101 Meridian, Bellingham, WA 98227|
Phone: 800-735-7040, Web: http://www.workfirst.wa.gov/
Provides opportunity for TANF recipients, with significant barriers to employment, to do volunteer work in a supportive environment. Must be referred by DSHS case manager/social worker.
Whatcom Community College, 237 West Kellogg Rd, Bellingham, WA 98226|
Phone: (360) 383-3000, Web: http://www.whatcom.ctc.edu
Offers associates degrees, general studies, ESL and Adult Basic Education to prepare for GED, professional/technical areas, programs for academic and occupational success.
Workfirst - Whatcom Community College, 237 West Kellogg Rd, Bellingham, WA 98226|
Phone: (360) 383-3180, Web: http://www.whatcom.ctc.edu/degrees-and-programs/special-programs/workfirst-training/
Hrs. M-F: 8am-5pm. Provides educational planning services and tuition and book assistance to individuals receiving TANF. Customized job skills training options also available.
WorkFirst-DSHS, 4101 Meridian, Bellingham, WA 98226|
Phone: (800) 735-7040, Web: http://www.workfirst.wa.gov/
Washington’s welfare reform program to help families prepare for and go to work.
WorkSource, 101 Prospect St., Bellingham, WA 98225|
Phone: (360) 676-1521 or TTY (360) 738-6278, Web: http://www.worksourcenorthwest.com/
Hrs. M-F: 8am-4:45pm, 2nd & 4th Th of month open until 7pm. Job search, career exploration, computer use, training on resumes and cover letters, interview preparation, job training programs for youth, adults, and mature workers, worker retraining, Division of Voc. Rehab., and information on unemployment insurance.