Training Opportunities


NOW (Non-Traditional Opportunities for Women)

​FREE short-term training for women who are seeking non-traditional work in areas like manufacturing, construction and transportation.  Examples of job titles: Welder, Electrical Panel Assembly, Construction Laborer, Commercial Truck Driver, Carpenter   Pay average = $17.00/hr
 Eligibility:

  • MN resident
  • Woman who is ONE of the following:  age 50+, of color, low-income

For more information please call Angela Plumbo:  651-275-8685 (or email: Angela.plumbo@co.washington.mn.us 

Dislocated Worker Services
​Are you laid off from your job, through no fault of your own?  You may qualify for dislocated worker services that can connect you to short-term training to refresh or upgrade skills, or obtain certification or professional licensure, and other help and guidance for your job search.  Call for eligibility determination:  Beth 651-275-8680