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CareerSource Pinellas

CareerSource Pinellas offers a full range of career planning services for professional and entry level candidates, including career orientation; resource centers that assist in the candidate’s job search; career fairs; interviewing techniques; labor market information specific to occupations and industries in demand as well as resume building tips, salary and wage information and more; and professional networking.

Training & Development

On-the-Job

CareerSource Pinellas’ On-the-Job Training program helps businesses save money while training promising new hires!

Training program benefits include:
— 50% of wages paid over a training period
— Employer makes all the hiring decisions
— Recruitment & job posting services
— Assistance with candidate pre-screening
— CareerSource Pinellas staff completes all the paperwork
— All resources and services are NO COST!

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On-the-Job

Contact Information:

dfields@careersourcepinellas.com
(727) 608-2414

TechHire

Tampa Bay TechHire provides FREE accelerated training and paid work experience opportunities to young adults in high-growth industries and occupations critical to the regional economy – healthcare and information technology. Training includes tuition, lab and certification fees.

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TechHire

Contact Information:

techhire@careersourcetampabay.com

Paid Work Experience

Through Paid Work Experience, CareerSource Pinellas helps businesses save money while young talents are able to get the job-related training they need to succeed.
Training program benefits include:
— 100% of wages paid over a training period
— Employer makes all the hiring decisions
— Recruitment & job posting services
— Assistance with candidate pre-screening
— CareerSource Pinellas staff completes all the paperwork
— All resources and services are NO COST!

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Paid Work Experience

Contact Information:

dfields@careersourcepinellas.com
(727) 608-2414

CareerReady

CareerREADY provides short-term, customized courses to meet the demand for specialized workers. In partnership with local employers, this program is integrated with work-based learning opportunities to give participants real-time knowledge of work environments and practices.

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CareerReady

Contact Information:

yweiss@careersourcepinellas.com
(727) 608-2498

Core Services: Skills & Training

CareerSource Pinellas’ Employability Skills Training Sessions cover topics like resumes and basic computers and are held every week at our CareerSource Pinellas centers at no cost to you. Employability Skills Training courses include: 
—Resume Development I & II
—Basic Computer Skills
—Professional Interviewing
—EFM & RA Orientation
—Employment Success
—Social Media

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CareerSource Pinellas

Sector Strategies: IT Training

IT training programs include Java, Python, SQL, iOS, Linux, Ruby & CCNA.

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IT Training 

Contact Information:

mradulovic@careersourcepinellas.com
(727) 608-2352

Quick Response Training (QRT):

Quick Response Training is an employer-driven training program designed to assist new value-added businesses and provide existing Florida businesses the necessary training for expansion. A state educational facility – community college, area technical center, school district or university – is available to assist with application and program development or delivery. The educational facility will also serve as fiscal agent for the project. The company may use in-house training, outside vendor training programs or the local educational entity to provide training.

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Incentives

Contact Information:

CareerSource Florida
info@careersourceflorida.com

Incumbent Worker Training Program (IWT):

Incumbent Worker Training is a program that provides training to currently employed workers to keep Florida’s workforce competitive in a global economy and to retain existing businesses. The program is available to all Florida businesses that have been in operation for at least one year prior to application and require skills upgrade training for existing employees. Priority is given to businesses in targeted industries, HUB Zones, Inner City Distressed areas, Rural Counties and areas, and Brownfield areas.

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Incentives

Contact Information:

CareerSource Florida
info@careersourceflorida.com

Employed Worker Training:

Employed Worker Training (EWT) is offered to strengthen or upgrade the professional skills of a company’s workforce at no or little cost to the company. Through our Employed Worker Training program, CareerSource Tampa Bay can help improve your competitive edge, retain employees and maximize employee productivity.

EWT provides opportunities for qualified businesses to train existing employees. The skills your employees gain help your company to achieve greater employee retention, maximum productivity and market competitiveness.

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Employed Worker Training

Contact Information:

Employed Worker Training
ewt@careersourcetampabay.com