Do you enjoy working with people?
Do you have an outgoing & friendly personality? 

If so, this opportunity is for you!

Essential Skills for Essential Workers focuses on developing the necessary skills, attitudes and knowledge required to work in a grocery retail setting. Participants will learn core concepts including workplace health & safety, store procedures, cash handling and customer service skills; obtain occupational certifications; and much more!

 5 Key Components: 

  1. You will obtain the training and certifications needed to be successful in the retail industry
  2. Connection to employment upon successful completion of the program
  3. First-hand knowledge into the grocery retail occupation
  4. Enhance your communication, social and people skills to help you navigate the work environment, work well with others, and perform to your best abilities to achieve your goals
  5. On-going employment support for long term success

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