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*9 a.m. – 8 p.m. in Rochester
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Employment Training & Education courses
Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota’s training courses prepare individuals for careers in a variety of industries, including banking, car service, call center, customer service and construction. Participants earn a certificate upon meeting graduation requirements. Plus, placement and support services assist students obtain employment and advance in their careers.
Training courses are available in the Twin Cities and St. Cloud metro areas to those who meet eligibility requirements and complete required prerequisites. Our industry-specific training programs are developed in partnership with local business and workforce development experts.
Automotive Service Technician Training (Twin Cities)
Banking & Finance Training (Twin Cities & St. Cloud)
Learn skills needed to start a career in finance; teller associate, operations and related occupations.
Construction Training (Twin Cities)
Learn skills needed for carpenters, roofers, framers and other related careers in construction.
Contact Center Training (Twin Cities)
Prepare for a career in customer service; call center representative, operations and related positions.
Medical Office Training (Twin Cities)
Learn skills needed for a career in health care; patient representative, office assistant and related positions.
How to sign up
To find out if you qualify, you must attend a Training Information Session. At the session, a staff member will assist you with eligibility and application requirements. If you need accommodations or assistance in order to participate in the information session, please call the Employment Training & Education Information Line at 651-379-5997.
Information Sessions are held every month at the following locations:
Second and Fourth Tuesday of the month
Fourth Thursday of the month