Are you interested in a career in advanced manufacturing and energy, but don't have the training? Well, Northland Workforce Training Center is coming to the East side to fix that and get you trained! There is a special pre-enrollment event happening June 27th! Get all the details!

Yasmin Young Talks with Duncan Kirkwood of Northland Workforce Training Center and student Jalen Grey about the new training center coming to the East Side! The pre-enrollment event will be Wednesday, June 27th from 5:30 to 7 pm at Edward Saunders Community Center!!

The Workforce Training Center at Northland is all about creating a successful workforce pipeline for qualified community members so that they can become highly-skilled workers in the advanced manufacturing and energy industries. The training center is an important part of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Buffalo Billion and Mayor Byron Brown’s vision for a new and vibrant Northland Avenue community.

Scheduled to open in the fall of 2018, the center’s focus on providing a comprehensive pathway to manufacturing and energy careers with good pay include: industry education, job training, leadership development, life skills training, quality of life and community assistance, job placement, and post follow up to ensure a successful job transition.

The Workforce Training Center at Northland will work with you to assist with the following:
• Industry Career Education
• Job Training
• Reading and Math Update
• High School Graduation and Equivalency Attainment
• Computer Skills
• Career Navigation
• Help with Selecting Your Career Pathway
• Education Counseling
• Financial Literacy
• Coaching and Supportive Services
• Drug and Alcohol Counseling
• Refugee/Immigrant Services
• Leadership Development
• Life Skills Training to Help You Make an Easier Transition on the Job
• Job Placement after Your Training
• We follow up to make sure you have a successful job transition.

Do not miss this opportunity! Visit or call 436-32-29. Secure your future in Power and Technology today at Northland Workforce Training Center.

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