Non-Traditional Opportunities for Women (NOW)
Saturday, October 1, 2022 to Saturday, December 31, 2022
Self-paced program information
Based on program selected
Monday: 12:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 12:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 12:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday: 12:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday: 12:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday: 12:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Sunday: 12:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Women who are residents of Minnesota and one of the following:

  • Age 50+
  • A person of color
  • Low income

Funds are available to pay for short-term training leading to work that is considered non-traditional for women, in-demand and with good wages.

  • Work 1:1 with an employment counselor
  • Interest and values assessments
  • Career exploration and labor market research
  • Develop a training and job search plan
  • Financial assistance
  • Job search assistance

Training & Job Title Examples

  • Construction or commercial painters
  • Welders
  • Heavy truck drivers (CDL)
  • Highway maintenance workers
  • CNC operators
  • Glaziers (specialty occupation in construction)

Average starting pay, metro area = $18.02

How to Participate

Call Angela

Outcomes

Training & Job Title Examples

  • Construction or commercial painters
  • Welders
  • Heavy truck drivers (CDL)
  • Highway maintenance workers
  • CNC operators
  • Glaziers (specialty occupation in construction)

Average starting pay, metro area = $18.02

Program Costs

No fee to those who qualify.

Eligibility: Women, age 18+, Minnesota resident and eligible to work in the U.S. PLUS ONE of the following: of color, or low income, or age 50+.

Who to Contact for More Information

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13000 Ravine Parkway South
Cottage Grove, MN 55016
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19955 Forest Road North
Forest Lake, MN 55025
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Woodbury, MN 55125
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