NCIMED's Durham workforce project provides free training for Durham County residents in the skills and knowledge needed to fill jobs in local telecommunications and utility companies.
The program is taking applications for training beginning in January 2014.
Local telecommunications and energy companies face a shortage of skilled workers in two key areas:
Both offer offer high wages, benefits and career advancement:
Courses vary by job type, but may include:
The program is open to Durham County residents age 21 and older who hold a valid N.C. drivers license or state I.D. and a high school diploma or G.E.D. Participants must commit to two or more months of training, including some Saturdays, pass a drug test and criminal background check, and be able to lift 25-100 pounds and work outside.
© 2015 The Institute 114 West Parrish Street, Durham, NC 27701 | 919.956.8889 | firstname.lastname@example.org