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 make it easy to get 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, methods have changed so much that you’ll be able to move at your own pace and get as much or as little help as you need.
Even if you hated high school, you’ll be surprised at how enjoyable it is to get your basic certificate. There’s not only no peer pressure in our GED classes, but most people find that we really do make it fun. And you’ll have your GED a lot sooner than you may think!
When a job you want requires special skills, we can help you get them. Often at no cost to you!
Most classes are offered in partnership with Umpqua Community College.
This is dependent on available funding and you do have to qualify.
We currently offer training courses in areas such as:
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Administrative Medical Assistant
Clinical Medical Assistant
Computer Information Systems
Early Childhood Education
Green Technology Program
Waste Water Treatment*
*Out-of-area training only.
NOTE: Many of the above occupations will require relocation
for employment opportunities.
Contact your UT&E Workforce Specialist about job-specific training
Truck Driver Training Umpqua Training & Employment recognizes that immediate need and is offering assistance for Truck Driver training. Three four-week training sessions will be offered beginning in January. 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.
Attention Employers UT&E has funds available to help offset the cost of training your new hires. UT&E will reimburse your company up to 50% of the hourly wage for the duration of the training period. For more information call Susie at 541-677-1615 or email to email@example.com
NCRC Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC), it will help you get that job you want. Call for info. 541-672-7761
Veterans Training Opportunity! Go to the Veterans Retraining Assistance Program (VRAP) webpage for more information.