Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts
Boston, MA
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Boston, MA
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Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts Services

Workforce Development Training Programs

MSIMBO: ULEM Coding Bootcamp Msimbo means “code” in Swahili. A twenty (20) week program for displaced, unemployed and underemployed workers interested becoming computer programmers. This programs seeks to address the IT industries’ issue of diversity and skilled workers. ULEM looks to enroll 18 students and provide a stipend for $100/ week.

MSIMBO bootcamp trains talented, low-income individuals to become full-stack web developers and launch a new career. Students are trained in web development, effective business communication, and leadership. We will conduct a 20 weeks of 120 hours coding technology training program and the professional development for ULEM’s MSIMBO program.

For more information visit: http://www.msimbo.com

DiGiUL Program

The DiGiUL program is at full time Monday through Friday 10am – 4pm classroom setting program. That teaches you all the fundamentals of graphic design, branding, marketing – both from the print and interactive perspective. At the end of the 16 week program you will have the knowledge to land a job in the field working as a design professional, you will have a professional level portfolio – both print and online that will have been vetted by working professionals in the field and you will have had some working experience in said field. Those who successfully complete program will be eligible for recommendation for employment, internships or apprenticeships with various ad agencies and marketing companies in the area. Throughout the program case management and job placement services are available. Those who are not placed receive job placement assistance from ULEM. Stipend based program. SECTION 30 APPROVED.

Computer Literacy and Internet Knowledge Program

Powered by the Timothy Smith Network, Computer Literacy and Internet Knowledge program (CLIK) is a computer literacy training program for individuals who lack basic computer skills critical for job search and employment success. During this 5-week course, CLIK teaches Computing Fundamentals, Key Applications, and Living Online. The Computing Fundamentals covers a foundational understanding of computer hardware, software, operating systems, peripherals, and troubleshooting to help you get the most value and impact from computer technology. Students that complete the CLIK program are eligible to receive a Google Chromebook.

Customer Service Sales Training (CSST)

This training prepares participants for work through classroom learning and meaningful service activities. Student prepare for the Rise Up ®, Customer Service and Sales Certification through the National Retailer Federation. It is designed for people who are currently unemployed, have limited work experience, and want to be job ready. The CSST program gives graduates the work experience they need to build their resumes and promote their skills effectively. This is a stipend eligible program. Enroll Today!