Job Center Training

Computer Skills Lab

The Computer Room at the Kenosha County Job Center is the place to go for basic computer instruction. The public is welcome to develop keyboarding skills using a tutorial program. Further skill enhancement in various software programs can be obtained for a small fee. Accredited open-entry coursework involving self-paced instruction is available in Beginning Microsoft Word, Beginning Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office Suite, and Beginning Microsoft Windows. Staff is available to provide assistance during lab hours. Call 262-697-4589 for more information.

Learning Center

The Learning Center at the Kenosha County Job Center provides adult basic education services on an individual basis. Personal educational plans are developed for adults wanting to brush up on their academic skills, seeking their GED or High School Equivalency Diploma, or in need of tutoring.

In addition to self-paced computerized instruction, individual teaching support is available from the Kenosha Literacy Council and Gateway Technical College staff.

Walk-ins are welcome! For information on the Literacy Council please call 262-697-4577 or for GED / HSED call 262-697-4582.

Pre-Employment Workshop

Over 25 different workshops on job search preparation, career development, and life skills are available on a rotating schedule to assist individuals in their employment efforts. They include such topics as:

  • Career awareness
  • Resume development
  • Interviewing techniques
  • Labor market information
  • Financial management
  • Time management
  • Parenting information

These workshops are available to the public at no cost. For more information stop in at Employment Central.

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