Burien Goodwill Offering Free Classes; Registration Goes Through Dec. 12

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Event:
Burien Goodwill Offering Free Classes; Registration Goes Through Dec. 12
Date:
December 12, 2011
Category:
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Updated:
December 5, 2011
Venue:
Deadline to register for Burien Goodwill classes
Phone:
(206) 957-1026
Address:
1031 SW 128th, Burien, WA, 98166, United States

Burien Goodwill will be offering FREE training classes in English, Computers, GED Preparation, Math, Customer Service and Citizenship, with registration continuing through Monday, Dec. 12.

The eight-week session runs from January 3 through February 23, 2012 at Burien Goodwill’s Job Training and Education Center, located at 1031 SW 128th Street.

“Classes fill up fast, and sign-up is on a first-come, first-served basis!” reads an announcement.

The center will offer the following classes:

  • English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
  • Basic Computers: Introductory classes for people with little or no computer skills.
    • Computer Basics
    • Computer Basics for ESOL
    • Microsoft Word
    • Microsoft Excel
    • Online Job Search
  •  GED Preparation
  • Basic/Intermediate Math
  • Customer Service
  • Citizenship Preparation
  • Writing for School and Work
  • Open Computer Lab
    • Open lab time for help with career related activities, practicing computer skills, or practicing English skills using Rosetta Stone.

For class availability and enrollment information, contact the center at 206-957-1026.

Burien Goodwill is part of Seattle Goodwill Industries, a private, nonprofit organization that has served the central and northern Puget Sound since 1923. It provides free job-training and education programs and services that help low-income and underserved people obtain the skills they need to secure employment so they may achieve economic self-sufficiency. For more information about Goodwill programs, please call toll-free at 1-877-GIVE4GOOD, or visit the web site at seattlegoodwill.org.