Adult Basic Education Program (ABE/GED)
Offer academic skills enhancement and GED preparation using self-paced computer learning software. Classes are taught by staff of St. Louis Public Schools.
The Missouri Work Assistance program (formerly known as the Career Assistance Program) offers comprehensive workforce development services such as orientation/assessment, case management, Individual Employment Plan (IEP) development, and training and employment services.
Better Family Life- Adult WIA Program
Provides services for adults ages 18 and over who reside in St. Louis County.
Better Family Life Older Youth WIA- Project R.E.S.P.E.C.T.
Missouri Career serving older youths and adults residing in St. Louis County. They aim is to provide soft skills through DESE certified job readiness training instruction job placement. Life coaches assist clients with career choices and higher education. GED assistance is also provided.
Better Family Life Work Link/ Project R.E.S.P.E.C.T. - 4 weeks
Work readiness and job placement program that focuses on job preparation and search skills, self-development plans and rapid attachment to employment.
BOAT prepares you for employment in an entry level office support positions: such as customer service representative, administrative assistant, or receptionist. Program provides placement assistance. Training includes: Microsoft Office applications, business communication, and customer service skills.
Construction Prep Center (CPC) - 10 weeks
Program offers pre-apprentice training in construction which includes: equipment handling, career development, and placement assistance. Prepares students for employment entry into carpentry, cement masonry, craft laborers, ironworkers, operating engineers, and Teamsters apprenticeship programs
Diesel Technology (DT) - 2 year Associates Degree
Training includes diesel engine operation and repair; electronic system, preventive maintenance inspection, welding, heating, ventilation, and air condition; service and parts management. Preparation for employment as a medium to heavy truck repair technician. Classes are taught by a St. Louis Community College-Forest Park faculty. To enroll in this college program, you must enroll at SLCC-Forest Park.
Provides training which will prepare you for the licensing exam administered by the State of Missouri to become an LPN; Classes are taught by staff of the Special School District. appliedtech-stl.com
Incorporates hands-on training with classroom skill development in applied math, blueprint reading, computer skills warehouse operations, precision measuring; Preparation for employment in computer numerical controlled machining and manufacturing industries and apprenticeship programs.
MET Mobility Center
“Bridges to Work” has transitioned to the MET (Metropolitan Education and Training) Mobility Center, with the objectives and mission to connect employees dealing with transportation barriers to various employers from the Earth City and Maryland Heights business centers, surrounding communities where there is an abundance of jobs that provide fulltime employment, fair wages, and benefits. For more information, please call 314-746-0714
Missouri Career Center
Missouri Career Centers are ”one-stop shops” for all employment and training needs. Businesses, job seekers, and those with special needs can visit any one of our career centers throughout the state and receive valuable work for services. Located in many communities across the state, Missouri Career Centers represent a partnership of Federal, state, and local employment training organizations that are tailored to reflect the specific needs in each local community. Located in each Missouri Career Center are resource areas is equipped with computers, fax machines, telephones and other resources to assist with locating employment or employees.