PA CareerLink to Hold Second Chance Hiring Event

PA CareerLink will be doing a hiring event on Wednesday, July 26th. The hiring event will be centered around helping second-chance participants find employment. We’ll also have speakers from the PA Department of Labor & Industry and Lackawanna Pro Bono. They will be providing information about federal programs and legal options for both participants and employers. Attached is the flyer with the details

PA CareerLink Offers SkillUp PA Courses

SkillUp™ PA provides access to free, online job skills training to Pennsylvanians. Courses are available on the portal and can be taken by registering for a free account on the PA Careerlink® website. SkillUp™ PA helps Pennsylvanians strengthen their job skills to compete in the current employment market. 

The portal is a flexible, self-directed, web-based online learning service that offers over 6,000 courses for job seekers to improve their skills. 

Courses included for Microsoft Office, Quickbooks, IT, and other business-related topics – as well as curriculum to obtain industry-recognized credentials in CompTIA, Cybersecurity, Project Management, HR, Microsoft Office Specialist, and more.

The SkillUp PA program is delivered through the Metrix Learning platform. It is designed to help you evaluate your skills, get training, and search for jobs. It is free with no additional cost, accessible 24/7 from any location with high speed internet access and flexible to match your skill level and learning pace.

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