Abilities Center offers training
Abilities Center of Goodwill Industries, 1907 Kishwaukee St., is offering training in various areas, free to qualified individuals. In the clerical field, courses are offered in Office Technology, Retail Sales Associate, Warehousing/Stocking (optional forklift certification), Medical Transcription, Bank Teller Training and Janitorial. With these courses, job seeking skills classes, motivational training and placement services are included.
Training is also available in Child Development Association Certification. Training may also be available for those employed in the day care field, who are also RHA residents.
The Community Technology Center, studio-zoom, is recruiting artists such as singer/songwriters (including rappers), free hand artists, photographers and videographers. This is a professional quality recording studio, merging the arts with computer technology.
Various sponsors include: the Office of Rehabilitation Services, Rockford Housing Authority, Rock River Training Corporation, Department of Veteran Affairs and the Department of Education. For more information, call (815) 965-3795.