How can you be better prepared to step right into the workforce skill-ready? Check out the following resources!
Career Ready Alabama is a statewide initiative aimed at increasing career or work-ready skills for individuals and providing businesses a tool to help them identify career ready employees. The program offers access to WorkKeys assessments, WorkKeys job profiles, Alabama Career Readiness Certificates, and online training.
The Alabama Community College System
The Alabama Community College System’s commitment to access is characterized by statewide geographical locations, open enrollment, and low-cost tuition, as well as a variety of programs and services that remove barriers to college entrance, education pathways, and workforce training opportunities.
Student, Parent and Educator Resources
If you are a student, parent or educator, check out some of the resources that are available to help launch anyone into a job or career.
Career and Technical Education Centers and Information
We consider Alabama’s Career and Technical Education (CTE) program to be the foundation for our state’s future. CTE is focused on developing the skills of K-12 students and strives to prepare them for postsecondary learning and workforce opportunities. It also provides them essential leadership skills through participation in student organizations. CTE is learning that works for Alabama.
As a project of the Southeast AlabamaWorks Council, Region 6, Wiregrass WORKS is an interactive career Experience for more than 5,000 eighth grade students from Barbour, Bulter, Coffee, Covington, Crenshaw, Dale, Geneva, Henry, Houston and Pike Counties; as well as counties from southwest Georgia and northwest Florida. Students will participate in fun, educational and hands-on experiences while they learn about the vast career options available here in our local region. The Wiregrass WORKS experience gives students and educators an overview of high-demand, high-wage career opportunities which address the workforce needs in our region and beyond and an Experience for a Lifetime. Some of the industries represented include:
Education Success Stories
We plan to bring you many success stories very soon about our students and their education. Developing first-class citizens and world-class employees is a top priority of Southeast AlabamaWorks!