Pennsylvania – Job Training Programs for Single Mothers



Sometimes your job options aren’t as big as you were hoping for and you would think after so many years of working, that would change. The jobs that pay more seem to migrate toward recent graduates or college graduates. This isn’t good for you, especially if you’re a single mother and a single mother of more than one child. Now that you’ve accepted that, you decided that job training is your best option right now. It would help better your chances for more jobs depending on the job you’re looking for and you could even possibly get a job you want. You know you’re making a smart choice for yourself and your child, and you’re sure this is what you want to do.

Even knowing this, sometimes job training isn’t as easy to search for as one would think. That’s why I’m hoping this article will provide you with resources you can use or at the very least, something that can help you in your search.

Free Job Training in Pennsylvania
website: http://www.freejobtraining.us/state/pennsylvania
This lists some programs but you can also put in your city if you don’t want to spend the time looking through the list. This is a good way to make your search faster and more useful for your wants and needs. I would suggest taking a good look at this website.

Pennsylvania Job Training Programs
website: http://www.jobtrainingprograms.us/state.php?state=Pennsylvania&abbreviation=PA
This gives you a small list of training programs in any state but the link provides a list for the state of Pennsylvania. You can go through the list and see if any of the programs fit your wants or needs, and if they do, you can possibly consider one of them. I think it’s a good option to take a look at.

Job Training and Workforce Development: Job Training
location: Pennsylvania
website: http://www.goodwillswpa.org/workforce-development
This has information about the training programs and provides some useful information you should read so you can be informed on it. Now this is the Goodwill training program so it is a certain program but the program has proven to help some people, and it might help you. It not only talks about the program and explains the skills it will train you in.

Pennsylvania Workforce Development: Education and Training Providers
website: http://www.paworkforce.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/education/14613/education_and_training_providers/575525
This is a tiny list of education and training resources and while it’s not a big list, it does have a few options for you to choose from. So you can choose between a few options of what kind of training or extra education you want to get. This is a good site to look at despite how small the list is. It provides some useful links for you to consider.

Pennsylvania Department of Education: Nurse Aid
website: http://www.education.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/nurse_aide_training_program/7685
Now admittedly this is only for nurse aid training programs but if that’s what you’re searching for, it’s a good option. This website has information for you on the program and a pdf for the program, and it also has a phone number you can call to learn more information about it. For those interested in the nurse aid training program, this is something to consider.

This is only a small list admittedly and job training programs do require a little bit of searching but you keep your patience, you can find a good amount of job training programs in Pennsylvania. All you have to do to find them is search for these programs, both online and off line. If you use the internet, remember to put your city in and if you could not to, ask around your community, your work, or go to a job fair and search out job training programs there. No matter how you decide to go about it, if you keep you hopes realistic but don’t give up, you’re sure to find something.

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