NEXT – Intermediate Job Training

NEXT – Intermediate Job Training
NEXT – Intermediate Job Training
NEXT – Intermediate Job Training
NEXT – Intermediate Job Training
NEXT – Intermediate Job Training
NEXT – Intermediate Job Training

 

The NEXT Program provides customizable intermediate job training and professional development to adults and youth. Led by experienced industry leaders, participants learn the most effective strategies and methods to succeed in the workplace and move into the intermediate level. Each training session facilitates evaluation, teaches new techniques and provides feedback. Like other Skillpoint Alliance STEM Workforce programs, participants receive a mix of hands-on, classroom and project-based instruction to accommodate all learning styles.

Training Offerings:

Professional Development

Professional Development offers customizable training that teaches strategies and methods to help participants succeed in the workplace at any level. Interactive workshops introduce new tools, techniques and best practices that are relevant to the current job market. The objective is to increase productivity and continue to build a meaningful career. Currently we offer the following:

  • Customer Service (4-8 hours)
  • Leadership I (8 hours)
  • Leadership II (16 hours)
  • Stress Management & Burnout Prevention (4-8 hours)
  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving (4 hours)
  • Communication (4-8 hours)
  • Task & Time Management (4 hours)
  • Presentation Skills (4-8 hours)
  • Career Planning & Job Satisfaction (2-4 hours)
  • Interviewing Preparation (2-4 hours)
  •  Resume and Cover Letter Writing (2-4 hours)

Educator Institute (Link Coming Soon!)

Bring a professional development workshop to your school! Cost effective and customized to your needs. Interactive workshops introduce new tools, techniques and best practices for classrooms, summer camps, and after school programming. The Educator Institute focuses on the following:

  • Computer Science in the Classroom
  • Natural Sciences
  • Making, Tinkering & Inventing
  • Project Based Learning & the Incorporation of Humanities
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • STEAM Labs
  • Behavior Management
  • Inclusion
  • Effective Messaging: Engaging Girls in STEM
  • Industry Partnerships
  • Educational Resources in Austin

If you are interested in having Skillpoint host a NEXT program for your company/organization, please contact:
Chelsea Biggerstaff
cbiggerstaff@skillpointalliance.org