Short Term Training Opportunities

Do you live in Anoka County?  

You may be eligible for Sponsored training!

cna               Certified Nursing Assistant Training

Certified Nursing Assistants are in Demand!  Empowers Youth Program assists eligible young people to find a job.  We can help you get the training you need and working in a very short time!

  • Sponsored training for eligible participants (age 17-24 yrs.)
  • Complete training in short time frame (can be less than three months)
  • One-on-One Job Search Assistance
  • Possibility of a Paid work Experience or Paid Internship
  • Earning potential: Certified Nursing Assistants can earn between $14.90 to $19.29 per hour and this credential is a great step on the Healthcare career pathway!

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Information Technology 

Informational Technology (IT) positions are in demand!  The Empowers Youth Program assists eligible young people to find a job.  We can help you get the training you need and working in a very short time!  

Training provides a variety of entry level career paths to choose from such as Project Management, Interactive Gaming, App Development, Visual Design, Print & Digital Media, Drafting, IT Support, Ethical Hacking or Cyber Forensics Associate.

  • Sponsored training for eligible participants (age 17-24 yrs.)
  • 100% hands-on with interactive lessons and application of new skills to prepare for industry certification that aligns with your career path.
  • Attend classes approx. 20 hours/week for 12 weeks with a live trainer.
  • Access to 24/7 learning portal to maximize studying anywhere, anytime.
  • Possibility of a Paid work Experience or Paid Internship during or after training.
  • Future earning potential: Certified IT professionals earn between $26.95 to $69.10/hour and this training is a great step toward a career in IT.

To Inquire about these programs

Visit www.anokacounty.us/jtcapply

If you do not have a computer or internet, call 763-324-2284