CORD’s Work Readiness and Preparation (WRAP) offers pre-employment skills training to youths with disabilities ages 14 – 21 who are in high school or college. Check out the schedule below. Job internships may be available. For more information or to register, contact Alyson at 508-775-8300, ext. 2122.
All workshops will be held at CORD’s office from 4:00 – 4:45.
You must pre-register to attend workshops.
Tuesday, January 18 – Staying Safe While Looking for Work & on the Job
Learn how to be safe while using employment sites such as monster.com and indeed.com, when attending networking events and going on interviews. Learn how to be safe while working.
Thursday, January 20 – Turning Interests Into a Career
Not everyone who loves art can earn a living creating art. Learn how to incorporate your interests into your work.
Tuesday, January 25 – ADA & Reasonable Accommodations
Know your rights! Employees with disabilities have rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act. Learn what employers need to do.
Thursday, January 27 – Getting a Job
Learn how to create a resume, fill out applications and interviewing techniques.