education and Training
So you've found your path—how do you get the skills you need? Find out about education and training providers and programs that can get you there.
Interested in health care training? Health Careers for All may be for you!
Health Careers for All is a federally funded training program for eligible adults that can launch your career in health care.
Download the HCA program flyer here.
Learn more about Health Careers for All from people who have participated in the program in the video below or read their success stories!
Health Careers for All is part of the Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG) initiative of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. There are 32 HPOG projects across the country. Five of these projects are highlighted in a video presentation, including our own HCA project! The video features "signs" of the many opportunities people are creating through the HPOG initiative. Click here to view the video.
With so many schools, colleges and training programs, finding the right one for you can be a challenge. Here are some important resources:
- Washington Career Bridge
This useful website offers a huge inventory of training programs across the state. What's more, you can see how well those programs prepared students for jobs in their field.Career Bridge also provides an invaluable guide to finding financial assistance.
- Check Out a College
CheckOutACollege.com lets you explore community and technical colleges across Washington state and offers help in choosing a career.
- Private Schools
You can search for non-public training programs through these two sites, which also include career-exploration resources:
WorkSource centers offer a huge range of employment-related resources and services—including information about local training programs and career advice.