Northeast Minnesota Office of Job Training
Minnesota CareerForce Center - Duluth (Lake Superior College)
2101 Trinity Rd, Lake Superior College, Duluth, MN, 55811-3349
Distance: 470 Miles
Job counseling and guidance for people who want to find a career that matches their interests and abilities
Professional one-to-one career counseling and assessments for people who have barriers to employment.
* Career counselors: Assist people to make the most effective career decisions through a accessing interests and abilities and identifying skills
* Assessment: Specific testing to determine job related skills, interests and aptitudes
* Support services such as funding for child care, emergency vehicle repair, mileage reimbursement for the job search, clothing for interviews or a new job, emergency financial assistance and miscellaneous healthcare costs are also available for those determined eligible.
*Classroom Training Funds Scholarship for youth and adults to attend programs for in demand occupations at approved educational institutions.
* On the Job Training reimburses a new employer for half your wages during a specified training period to entice them to hire you over someone with more experience
* Work Experience is a program designed to provide you an opportunity to gain job and workplace skills
* Funding for Education and Training: May pay tuition costs for occupational training including certified professional trade schools and technical or community college programs up to two years in length
* Older Worker Assistance: Specialized services designed to upgrade skills of workers over 55 or place them into jobs.
- People with low income
There is no fee for this service.
St. Louis County
- Minnesota CareerForce Center - Aitkin 20 3rd St NE, Aitkin, MN, 56431-1422
- Minnesota CareerForce Center - Cloquet 14 N 11th St, Ste 140, Cloquet, MN, 55720-1652
- Minnesota CareerForce Center - Duluth 402 W 1st St, Duluth, MN, 55802-1516
- Minnesota CareerForce Center - Grand Rapids 1215 SE 2nd Ave, Grand Rapids, MN, 55744-3982
- Minnesota CareerForce Center - Hibbing 3920 13th Ave E, Hibbing, MN, 55746-3675
- Minnesota CareerForce Center - International Falls 1501 Highway 71, Rm SC128, Rainy River Community College, International Falls, MN, 56649-2160
- Northeast Minnesota Office of Job Training 820 9th St N, Ste 250, Virginia, MN, 55792-2346
Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
ND-2000.1500Career Development Definition
Programs that help people make appropriate decisions regarding the sequence of occupational roles or work experiences through which they will move during their working lives.
ND-2000.1500-160Career Counseling Definition
Programs that provide information and guidance for people who need to evaluate their aptitude, abilities and interests in order to choose a vocation or career and select the type of training that will enable them to obtain and progress in positions in the public or private sector that are productive and fulfilling.
ND-2000.3500-150Classroom Training Definition
Programs that offer employment related training courses, generally in a traditional classroom setting, which provide participants with the technical skills and information they need to perform a particular job or group of jobs. The training has a structured, defined curriculum and may feature lectures, demonstrations, simulations, role-playing, self-study and other similar activities. Classroom style training is also the primary format used for training in the "soft skills" that are required to get a job, stay employed and advance.
ND-6500.9500Welfare to Work Programs Definition
Programs operated by state agencies or local jurisdictions that offer employment training and supportive services (such as child care, transportation costs, ancillary expenses and personal counseling) for people who are receiving public assistance through the TANF program in an effort to help them become self-supporting. Private organizations, often under contract with a public agency, may be involved in both the provision of training and on-the-job work experience (including volunteering in nonprofit agencies). Public assistance recipients are required to participate in designated program activities a minimum number of hours per week in order to receive their monthly income support payment and supplemental payments for support services.
ND-6500.9600WIOA Programs Definition
Programs funded through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 that provide work-readiness training for youth age 14 through 24 from low-income households or are at risk of dropping out of school; and adults age 18 and older who are low-income and/or receiving public assistance and are unemployed. The goal is to prepare youth for high school graduation, post-secondary education and, ultimately, a career. Specific components of the WIA program may focus on special populations with unique employment problems including Native Americans, veterans, migrant and seasonal farm workers, dislocated workers and people who are homeless.
YB-8000Older Adults Definition
Individuals who are age 50, 55, 60, 62 or 65 or older depending on the minimum age for qualifying as an older adult which varies by program.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.