Pre-Vocational Training Services Career Source Central Florida
In February, 2014 Barnes, Ferland and Associates, Inc. was selected to provide work readiness and short-term, pre-vocational training.
Participants were deemed eligible and enrolled in the state case management system managed by CareerSource Central Florida prior to the start of training. 160 participants were served thru this program.
Students were enrolled in a 6 day program consisting of 46 hours of curriculum that included: 10 hours OSHA construction safety; 8 hours introduction to water and wastewater, 20 hours geotechnical and construction inspection training; and 8 hours of resume and interviewing skills.
All students were assessed at the end of each curriculum segment to ensure they were progressing toward its achievement. The students earned an OSHA Construction Safety and a credential towards a Level 1 ACI Certification (Field Testing Technician), which was given upon successfully completing the training, work experience and passing the exam.