Skills

Looking for the skills or education to step into a new career, to advance in your current career?  Check out the resources below.

Computer Classes at the Library
Training for all levels in a wide variety of skills.

Goodwill
Help for people with disabilities and other barriers to employment, through jobs, training and educational opportunities. Young Adults, Adults and Seniors.

How to Become an Apprentice – Washington State Departent of Labor & Industries
A handy step-by-step guide to help you through the process of becoming an apprentice.

JobNow
Live help with Excel, Word and PowerPoint, 1 – 10 p.m.  Free access with your library card.

Learning Express Library
A collection of self-paced online courses including computer productivity software skills, math and language, job seeking and workplace skills, along with practice tests and test-preparation books for citizenship, GED, SAT, TOEFL and many occupational tests. Free access with your library card.

WOIS The Career Information System - Washington Occupational Information System
Assessments to see what career fits your personality, a comprehensive list of occupations (including military), educational programs and schools.

Worksource Tacoma Workshops – Workshop and event calendar
Find a job, get job search help, locate workforce services in your area, access career information and more.