Free online training for under/unemployed (U of A workforce)


Free online training for underemployed or unemployed worker


  • Name: UA Workforce Training and Development-Online training
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    University of Arkansas Professional and Workforce Development, the Arkansas Division of Workforce Services, Northwest Arkansas Economic Development District, and the Northwest Arkansas Council have partnered to offer no-cost online training programs to qualified Arkansans who are underemployed or unemployed due to:

    • Business closure
    • Permanent Layoff
    • Relocating to accommodate a spouse who is a member of the Armed Forces
    • Is the dependent spouse of a member of the Armed Forces on active duty and whose family income is significantly reduced because of a deployment, a call or order to active duty, a permanent change of station, or the service-connected death or disability of the member
    • Natural or man-made disaster
    • Was previously self-employed (farmer, rancher, fisherman) but is now unemployed due to general economic conditions
    • Has been dependent on the income of another family member but is no longer being supported by that income
    • Disability
    • Lack a high school diploma or GED
    • Basic skills deficiency
    • Needs assistance in securing or holding employment