Goodwill University is designed to realize modern free learning opportunities for Goodwill clients and team members alike. Additional services are integrated into Goodwill University’s curriculum to ensure equal access to critical skills development necessary for family-sustaining employment and personal growth.
- Customer, Administrative and Business Services – Participants receive hands-on training in communication, typing technique, customer interaction, and administrative skills.
- Hospitality and Tourism – Participants gain experience in customer service excellence for careers in the hotel and food & beverage industries.
- Construction Skills – From reading a blueprint to operating power tools, participants gain knowledge and skills necessary to obtain a position in the construction industry.
- Forklift/OSHA 10 – The program provides hands-on instruction in lift truck design, vehicle safety inspection, moving with and without a load, and picking up and stacking a load.
- Microsoft Office Specialist – Word – This certification is intended for: students, clerical workers, instructors, and other individuals who would like to expand and prove their computer skills by earning a Microsoft Certification.
- Microsoft Office Specialist – Excel – Participants will learn the fundamentals of creating and managing worksheets and workbooks, creating cells and ranges, creating tables, applying formulas and functions, and creating charts and objects. This course is offered in the evenings.
- Computer Training – Participants of all levels gain comprehensive computer skills needed for career growth, including software basics, typing and social networking.