RISE UP Initiative and Walmart helping people go back to work

Publication Date: 
Aug 31 2017

Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas is excited to introduce you to the National Retail Federation’s RISE Up Initiative.   Over 30 leading retailers have come together to launch RISE Up – by participating in a 2 and a ½ day class, you will learn about the Retail Industry and have the opportunity to earn the Retail Industry Fundamentals Credential.   

·         These sessions are open to everyone; no eligibility requirements. 

·         Courses are being offered at two locations; space is limited to the first 18 participant at each location.

·         Coursework and Testing Fee are paid for by the generous contributions of Walmart. 

We look forward to sharing this new and exciting opportunity.*

Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas

Southwest Workforce Center

7330 S. Westmoreland Rd., Suite 201

Dallas, TX  75237 **For more information please call – Southwest Workforce Center - Phone:  972.709.5377

Richland College - Garland Campus

675 W. Walnut Street

Garland, Texas 75040 **For more information please call - Mesquite Workforce Center - Phone:  972.329.1948, **For more information please call - Garland Workforce Center - Phone:     972.276.8361

**If you are interested in attending a RISE Up Class  please call one of our participating Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas locations listed above for more information.  New classes start each Monday in August 2017.  Online course is also available; testing would need to be done in person at one of the participating Workforce Center locations from 8:00 AM – 10:00 AM on Fridays in August 2017.  You can also eMail:  Enrique.Rodriguez@ResCare.com for more details.

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