Urban League of Central Carolinas

Thursday, March 21, 2019

WhenMay 17, 2018 - June 2, 2018
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
WhereUrban League of Central Carolinas, 740 West 5th Street, Charlotte, NC 28202
The Urban League of Central Carolinas’ workforce development and educational programs successful outcomes are seamlessly aligned with the central goal s of the newly published Leading on Opportunity Report. This report, inspired by the 2014 Harvard University study on economic mobility establishing Charlotte as the nations 50th least favorable city out of 50 for economic and social mobility underscored the critical collaborative challenge facing the Greater Charlotte Region. Through our Continuum of Opportunity model, our customers are equipped with core skills and national certification pre-apprenticeship job training needed for high demand careers that has proven to sustain upward economic and social mobility. An ecosystem of key business and social sectors partners collaborate with ULCC to offer an array of opportunities across the Charlotte community to insure that education, training, and job placement inspires individual dignity. 
Become a "LEAGUER" by enrolling in one of our upcoming professional development programs! The following programs are now enrolling:
Course Schedule: June 4th - July 12th 
Monday - Thursday 9 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
ULCC’s Computer Technology and Customer Service course is a 6-week program featuring learning and professional development opportunities in Microsoft Office Certification, Working Smart Job Readiness Certificate and International Customer Service Certification.
Course Schedule: June 4th - July 12th
Monday - Thursday 6 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
The Broadband Fiber Optic curriculum is designed to develop skills in the theory and real world application of broadband telecommunication technology, including the use of hand tools, various cable installation techniques, the use of computerized equipment, safety regulations and customer service. This course is specially designed in two phases for both entry level and experienced individuals. Upon completion, participants are prepared to sit for the Certified Premise Cabling Technician and the Certified Fiber Optic Technician exams offered through the Fiber Optic Association (FOA). 
Course Schedule: June 4th - July 26th
Monday - Thursday 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
The goal of the Highway Construction Trade Academy (HCTA) is to prepare women, minorities and disadvantaged individuals from Tier 1 Counties for a career in the highway construction industries. The objectives are to access the needs, improve soft skills, develop a working knowledge of preparing for employment, improve carpentry math skills, introduce basic highway construction fields, discuss industry safety standards and introduce construction equipment. 
All ULCC participants receive development in core skills, financial literacy and have access to ULCC career fairs AT NO COST.

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