The North Carolina Back-to-Work Training Program for Long-Term Unemployed
What is North Carolina Back-to-Work Program? It is a grant from the North Carolina Community Colleges System funded by the NC General Assembly and NC Department of Commerce Division of Workforce Solutions. The grant was provided to help long-term unemployed find employment and new careers.
How do you qualify?
· Unemployed · Under-employed earning at or below $22,980 per year (individual)
Are you in need of financial assistance for training?
NC community colleges received limited grant money for the back-to-work initiative. The funds will go toward tuition and supplies to help provide job training and re-training for those who qualify. This program involves short-term training resulting in a third party, industry recognized credential.
Participants can receive: · Job training and re-training in technical fields · Renewal of employability skills and will obtain the NC Career Readiness Certificate · Third-party industry recognized credentials
For more information, contact Holly Russell at 910.410.1704.
Funded by the state of North Carolina through June 30, 2014.