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Dwayne Simmons – Culinary

After learning about training programs offered through Detroit At Work in the reentry program, Dwayne came into one of our Career Centers, took the GAINS test and passed, and qualified for culinary training. He completed training and is now working at a restaurant...

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Psontia Moore – Healthcare

Psontia was previously unemployed before coming into one of our Career Centers. She participated in workshops and career coaching. After she completed CNA training, she quickly found employment but was soon offered a better position and a raise. She said, "You have to...

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Census 2020

Free training for a wide range of Detroit skilled trades careers. Information and registration meetings every 2nd and 4th Saturday at 10 a.m.

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Hundreds of students build dreams at Sachse Construction Academy

Detroit — His Romulus High School classmates watched him as senior Nkegoa Ekokobe quickly scaled a steel beam set up Tuesday by the Irownworkers Local 25 Apprentice School in Eastern Market’s Shed 3. At the next table over, students donning safety glasses raced to hammer a nail into wood with the team from Manic Construction.

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DeShawn Jones – Skilled Trades

DeShawn had his conviction expunged from his record recently. He attended the Access For All program, and after getting his conviction expunged, he feels confident knowing he won't be rejected for future job prospects.

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