While enrolled in Project Connect all youth have the opportunity to work towards an Industry Recognized Certification or Skill-Specific Trade. Project Connect focuses on individualizing services for each youth, and linking youth with the appropriate resources in their returning communities. All youth work on increasing their Employability, Social and Life Skills through an online self-paced curriculum (CAREER$), Workbooks and a partnership with Wells Fargo Banking. Below is a list with hyperlinks of Linkages and Services that we currently offer.
Services and Linkage:
Everything you need to get your license in the state of Florida starts here. Driver’s License Drug and Alcohol Course (DATA) and First Time Driver Online Permit Exam (DHSMV) offered.
StateFoodSafety.com’s food handlers card training and test uses the latest instructional design techniques to help you remember food safety principles and to prepare you for your job.
Forklift Operator Training and Evaluation can be conducted when most convenient for the employer and the operators. Anytime and anywhere. Outside forklift training and certification programs can cost hundreds to thousands of dollars depending on your location and number of people that must be certified. Forklift operators never leave the jobsite, minimizing employee downtime and potential liability.
Skills to pay the bills
Twin Oaks' proprietary on-line skills training program that teaches life, employability, and independent living skills
100% online OSHA 10-hour courses for the construction and general industry. Courses are fully narrated, interactive, include printable lesson reviews to help with the final exam and case studies to prepare you for real world experiences.
Florida Ready to Work
The state of Florida's workforce education and economic development credentialling program that tests – and scores – job skills and work habits.
The idea behind CPRToday! online training program is ingeniously simple: we've combined the proven effectiveness of distance-learning while taking advantage of today's technology - read the material... pass the test... print your certificate. And you do it all from your own computer!
Interactive self-paced education program that provides exam prep (GED, FCAT, SAT, ACT) as well as individualized tutoring
Learn how to improve customer service skills and build customer loyalty. This course looks at service in the public sector and demonstrates a number of techniques for building effective customer service skills.
The Hands on Banking program provides the essentials of financial education, real-world skills, and knowledge every student can use.
Learn how to type correctly in just a few hours using all your fingers. You will soon be typing faster than you ever imagined. 27 guided lessons to learn step-by-step from the beginning. Choose between 23 different keyboard layouts
Courses offered include Certified Front Desk Representative - The Front Desk Representative certification brings the professional clout to the people who are in the front-line with guests. The Guestroom Attendant certification bring professional clout to those who maintain high standards of cleanliness in guestrooms and provide guests with service.The Restaurant Server certification brings the professional clout to the people who are in the front-line with guests.
Positive Parenting Class (Ages Birth-3) - The principles in the positive parenting approach gives parents a complete non-punitive parenting model for raising confident, happy, cooperative children.