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Workplace Skills

Are you unemployed and looking for work?  Do you feel the need to sharpen your computer skills to meet changing workforce and technology demands?

Workplace Skills classes are FREE classes with talented instructors who can help improve your skills in basic computers, refresh your math skills, and assist with reading and writing as it relates to job searches and preparing resumes.   Open lab times are available so that you can get instruction in any subject, ask questions, and practice the new skills you are learning. 

There are Workplace Skills Centers throughout the Madison College district. See below for current locations and weekly class schedules.

No pre-registration required at any sites. Please feel free to walk in and register in the classroom.  

For more Access points please visit :  http://www.comeherefirst.org/

Dane County:

Center for Adult Learning
Room 108
2125 Commercial Avenue, Madison WI
608-245-5848
Instructor: Marjorie Faherty
Center for Adult Learning Schedule (287KB, PDF) for the current Workplace Skills Class Schedule, including a weekly breakdown of Microsoft Topics to be covered.

Dane County Job Center - Room 6
1819 Aberg Ave, Madison, WI
(608) 242-4900
Instructor: Jodie Ryan
Dane County Job Center Schedule (75KB, PDF) for the current Workplace Skills Class Schedule, including a weekly breakdown of Microsoft Topics to be covered.

Jefferson County:

Madison College Fort Atkinson Campus- Room 118
827 Banker Road
Fort Atkinson, WI 53538
(920) 568-7200
Instructor: Linda Rothberger
Fort Atkinson Schedule (150 Kb, PDF)

Sauk County:

Sauk County Job Center
505 Broadway Street, Room 232
Baraboo, WI 53913
(608) 355-4810

Class Hours:
January 15th-June 26th,2014
Wednesdays: 12pm-6pm – Computer Basics & Workplace Skills trainings
Instructor: Luann Krohn

Marquette County:

Marquette County Human Services Dept. (Rear Bldg.)
428 Underwood Ave., (Hwy. 23) Montello, WI 53949
(608) 297-3197

Class Hours:
January 13th, 2014-May 15, 2014
Thursdays: 11:30am-3:30pm – GED/HSED & Basic Skills

January 13th, 2014- June 27th, 2014
Friday: 8:30am-12:30pm- Workplace Skills Trainings
Instructor: Steve Danahey