What is it?
A four-week, 120 hour program to help adults be successful in their job search or preparation for a training program.
What will participants learn?
They will learn how to make the most of their strengths! PLUS, effective ways to:
How will this help me?
Successful completers can earn a Ready to Work credential that includes a nationally-recognized certification in important workplace skills. This impressive certificate can be noted on your job application or registration form for training programs.
Ready to Work Certificate
To achieve a Ready to Work Certificate, the participant must:
Attend a minimum of 90% of all scheduled sessions
Be punctual for each session
Achieve a minimum of Level 4 on
each of the three Work Keysİ assessments:
Applied Mathematics, Reading for Information, Location Information
Score at least 80% on the post-test for each session
Complete a job application, resume, and cover letter
Complete a mock interview
Certificate of Attendance
Participants not scoring a Level 4 or higher on the Work Keysİ assessments will receive a Certificate of Attendance if they meet all of the remaining criteria.
information regarding the Hit the Ground Running program contact:
Building 6, Room 230
1900 Kanawha Blvd. E.
Charleston, WV 26501
Phone: (304) 558-0280
Fax: (304) 558-3946
ABE Hotline: 1-800-642-2670