Information on Administrative Careers Training Program for Contra Costa Residents
Administrative Careers Training Program
Gain the Skills and Confidence to Start a Better Career
Our Administrative Careers Training program helps job seekers successfully launch a variety of administrative careers.
The program combines 12 weeks of computer and life skills training with up to 4 months of paid work experience. It also provides wrap-around support including: mental health counseling, job placement assistance, and long-term alumni advancement support.
Learn More or Apply Now: Our next class starts on September 25th, 2023 !
- Duration: 12 weeks of computer and professional skills training
- Paid Work Experience Duration: Up to 4 months
- Classes: Monday- Friday, 9:00 AM – 3:00PM
- Small cohort sizes, up to 21
- Recruitment in January, May, and September
- Accessible location in Antioch (3 miles from BART)
- Hot lunches provided Monday-Thursday
- Groceries provided on Fridays
- Mental health services
- Opportunity to earn Microsoft Office Specialist certificates
- Connections to employers
- Job placement assistance
- Alumni career advancement support
- The total cost of tuition and fees for this course is $4,500. However, Opportunity Junction identifies funding sources to cover this cost so that none of these costs are passed on to those enrolled in this training program.
- This program only accepts residents of Contra Costa County.
We will be offering the next round of information sessions in August 2023 . Please visit us again soon for an updated list of dates.
Learn MoreAttend one of our information sessions:
AlternativelyMeanwhile, watch our orientation session video .
Check out our Application Procedure and FAQ Document for more details.
Nancy's Success Story
Opportunity Junction's pivot during the pandemic was just what Nancy needed!
Nancy followed a traditional path through high school and into her first retail job. She expected to attend the local community college, graduate, and find a career.Read Nancy’s full story
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