Umpqua Training & Employment
A Skills Upgrade is a class or short course that can help you to get employed, or help you to stay employed.
Opportunities for Skills Upgrades include, but are not limited to: flagging certifications, computer training, and much more! For more information, please contact your UT&E Workforce Specialist at 541-672-7761.
Work Experience is designed to help workers enter or re-enter the job market. Training is generally in the public sector. For more information, ask a UT&E representative.
On-the-Job Training (OJT) is usually in the private sector. For more information, just ask a UT&E representative.
Getting your GED will open lots of doors!
No matter how long it’s been since high school, we can provide you with the local options available to help you to obtain your GED.
It’s never too late to improve your chances of getting a better job. Even if learning was hard for you in school, todays teaching methods offer different options.
Even if you hated high school, you’ll be surprised at how enjoyable it is to get your General Education Diploma.
Tuition assistance may be available; please contact us at 541-672-7761 for further information.
All training opportunities are contingent upon current funding availability and/or requirements.
Truck Driver Training
Umpqua Training & Employment recognizes the immediate need and is offering assistance for Long Haul Truck Driver Training. Four-week training sessions are currently being offered. Contact Mary at UT&E at 541-677-1622 for more information or come into the office at 760 NW Hill Avenue…behind Garden Valley Shopping Center.
UT&E has funds available to help offset the cost of training your new hires. UT&E may reimburse your company up to 50% of the hourly wage for the duration of the training period. For more information contact Susie
firstname.lastname@example.org at 541-677-1615 or Gaylene email@example.com at 541-677-1613.
Veterans Training Opportunity! Go to the Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP) webpage for more information. http://benefits.va.gov/vow
National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC); it will help qualify your skills to local employers and help you get that job you want. Call for info. 541-672-7761