Train for Jobs SA Program

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Get Back into the Workforce with Training for In-Demand Jobs

 

Has your employment situation
left you wondering, “What’s next?”
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The Alamo Colleges District has partnered with the City of San Antonio to launch the Train for Jobs SA Program, a training and education program designed to get people back to work.

 

What is
Train for Jobs SA?
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Train for Jobs SA offers programs for displaced workers seeking to build new skills in high-demand career areas. This program provides assistance to those in hospitality, food service, and retail which were hardest hit by the COVID-19 pandemic. Once admitted, participants will receive free tuition and stipends while participating in approved training programs.

Additional support programs include skills and career assessments, high school equivalency preparation, short-term and long-term training.

Eligibility Requirements

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1. You are a City of San Antonio resident

Please provide documentation with one of the following:

Utility bill
Driver's license
Proof of residency from a homeless shelter

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2. You are negatively affected financially by the COVID-19 pandemic

Requirements:

Confirm that you have been affected by COVID-19.
No documentation is required.

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3. You are authorized to work in the United States

Please provide documentation with one of the following:

Social Security Card
U.S. Birth Certificate
U.S. Citizen ID Card
Resident Citizen ID Card
Employment Documentation - Department of Homeland Security
Native American Tribal Documentation

 

Career Training Programs

Select an industry sector below to see the program list and upcoming training dates.

Business & Entrepreneurship
Program Name Dates Days & Times
Bookkeeping / Accounting Clerk

Jan 24, 2022 – Mar 9, 2022

Feb 21, 2022 – Apr 14, 2022

Mon. – Thurs.
5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Course Type: ONLINE

This course is instructor-led meaning students will meet in real-time for 3 hours of the scheduled day. Students meet 3 hrs synchronously/ 3 hrs asynchronously daily M-R. Students will be assigned materials, reading or projects. *Please note, the last course in this training, Notary, is held on a Saturday from 8:30 am – 5:00 pm.

     
Human Resource Management Certificate Jan 11, 2022- May 13, 2022 TR
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
  Feb 21, 2022 – May 27, 2022 Mon., Tues. & Thurs.
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Course Type: ONLINE

This course is instructor-led meaning students will meet in real-time for 3 hours of the scheduled day. Students will be assigned materials, reading or projects.
     
Medical Billing and Coding

Jan 10, 2022- Mar 31, 2022

Mon. – Thurs.
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

 

Feb 7, 2022- Apr 28, 2022

Mon. – Thurs.
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Course Type: ONLINE

This course is instructor-led meaning students will meet in real-time for 3 hours of the scheduled day. Students meet 3 hrs synchronously/ 3 hrs asynchronously daily M-R. Students will be assigned materials, reading or projects
     
Medical Front Office January 18, 2022- April 28, 2022

January 24, 2022 – May 26, 2022
Mon. – Thurs.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Course Type: ONLINE

This course is instructor-led meaning students will meet in real-time for 3 hours of the scheduled day. Students meet 3 hrs synchronously/ 3 hrs asynchronously daily M-R. Students will be assigned materials, reading or projects.
     
Office Support Assistant

Jan 24, 2022 – Feb 24, 2022

Mon – Thurs
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Course Type: ONLINE

This course is instructor-led meaning students will meet in real-time for 3 hours of the scheduled day. Students meet 3 hrs synchronously/ 3 hrs asynchronously daily M-R. Students will be assigned materials, reading or projects
Health & Biosciences
Program Name Dates  Days & Times
Certified Rhythm Analysis Technician (CRAT) June 7 – July 2, 2021

August 2 – 27, 2021

October 4 – 29, 2021
Check the UIW Website for more details.

Course Type: ONLINE

The course prepares students with the basic skills required in cardiac monitoring to successfully complete the Cardiovascular Credentialing International (CCI) CRAT exam. The course is 100% online and completed in 4 weeks. A verification letter upon successful completion is provided to the student.

This training is offered in partnership with the University of Incarnate Word.

     
Certified Nursing Assistant Jan 18, 2022 – March 10, 2022 Mon. – Thurs.
9:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  Feb 21, 2022 – May 5, 2022 Mon. – Thurs.
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Course Type: HYBRID

This course is instructor led meaning students will meet in real time for 3 or 4 hours of the scheduled day. Students may also be assigned materials, reading or projects that count towards the attendance of the scheduled day. Students engaging in this Continuing Education Healthcare program, are eligible for our technology grant; speak with your advisor for requirements.

     
Medical Assistant March 28, 2022-July 27, 2022 Mon. – Thurs.
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Course Type: HYBRID

This course is instructor-led meaning students will meet in real-time for 3 hours of the scheduled day. Students will also be assigned materials, reading or projects that count towards the attendance of the scheduled day. Students meet 3 hrs synchronously/ 3 hrs asynchronously daily M-R. Students engaging in this Continuing Education Healthcare program are eligible for our technology grant; speak with your advisor for requirements.

Students engaging in this Continuing Education Healthcare program, are eligible for our technology grant; speak with your advisor for requirements.

     
Patient Care Technician January 24, 2022- April 14, 2022

March 21, 2022 – June 2, 2022
Mon. – Thurs.
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  February 14, 2022 – May 5, 2022 Mon. – Thurs.
5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Course Type: ONLINE

This course is instructor-led meaning students will meet in real-time for 3 hours of the scheduled day. Students meet 3 hrs synchronously/ 3 hrs asynchronously daily M-R. Students will be assigned materials, reading or projects
     
Pharmacy Technician Training January 10, 2022 – May 12, 2022

February 28, 2022 – June 30, 2022
Mon. – Thurs.
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Course Type: ONLINE

This course is instructor-led meaning students will meet in real-time for the first 3 hours of the scheduled day. Students will also be assigned materials, reading or projects that count towards the attendance of the scheduled day. Students engaging in this Continuing Education Healthcare program are eligible for our technology grant; speak with your advisor for requirements.

Students engaging in this Continuing Education Healthcare program, are eligible for our technology grant; speak with your advisor for requirements.

     
Phlebotomy Technician TBA  

Course Type: Face-to-Face

Hans on training at St. Phillips College (SPC) 1801 Martin Luther King Dr. SATX 78203. All participants are expected to follow safety and social distancing protocols. Students can earn a stackable credential with a pathway from Continuing Education to an Academic Phlebotomy Level 1 Certificate at St. Philip’s College. Students engaging in this Continuing Education Healthcare program are eligible for our technology grant; speak with your advisor for requirements.

Students engaging in this Continuing Education Healthcare program, are eligible for our technology grant; speak with your advisor for requirements.

Manufacturing & Logistics
Program Name Dates Days & Times
Professional Truck Driver (CDL)

January 3 – March 21, 2022

Mon. – Fri.
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Course Type: HYBRID

Lecture up to 112 hours (instructor-led online) followed by Behind-the-wheel driving. Students complete at least 44 hours of driving at various times/days. Students will be allocated a time slot to attend each day for their training. **Operates Monday through Sunday**
     
Public Service
Program Name Dates Days & Times
Child Development Associate January 18, 2022 – March 10, 2022 Mon – Sun
12:00 p.m. – 11:59 p.m.
  February 15, 2022 – April 14, 2022 Tues & Wed
6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
  March 21, 2022 – May 11, 2022 Mon – Sun
12:00 p.m. – 11:59 p.m.
Course Type: ONLINE

This course is asynchronous meaning students will learn through interaction with the course modules through the CANVAS learning management system and independent study. Instructors will coordinate synchronous meetings throughout.
Science & Technology
Program Name Dates Days & Times
CompTIA Fundamentals February 28, 2022 – March 29, 2022 Mon. – Thurs.
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  February 28, 2022 – May 29, 2022 Mon. – Thurs.
5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
CompTIA A+
April 4, 2022 – April 26, 2022 Mon. – Thurs.
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  April 4, 2022 – April 26, 2022 Mon. – Thurs.
5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
CompTIA Security+ May 2, 2022 – May 24, 2022 Mon. – Thurs.
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  May 2, 2022 – May 24, 2022 Mon. – Thurs.
5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
CompTIA Network + May 31, 2022 – June 22, 2022 Mon. – Thurs.
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
  May 31, 2022 – June 22, 2022 Mon. – Thurs.
5:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Course Type: ONLINE

This course is instructor-led meaning students will meet in real-time for 3 hours of the scheduled day. Students meet 3 hrs synchronously/ 3 hrs asynchronously daily M-R. Students will be assigned materials, reading or projects that count towards the attendance of the scheduled day.
     
Google IT Support Starts every Monday Self-paced

Course Type: ONLINE

The Google IT Support Professional Certificate is your launchpad to an IT career. In this 5-course offering, you will prepare for an entry-level job in IT support through an innovative curriculum developed by Google. You’ll learn the in-demand skills that will have you job-ready in 3-6 months

     

Have a Question About the Program?

Please visit the City’s Train for Jobs SA website.


In Partnership With

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The City of San Antonio