Integrated Education and Training
What is an IET Class?
An IET Class integrates Aspire lessons with an Occupational Skills training that ends in a certification that will help you get your foot in the door for a job. Currently Aspire offers a Microsoft Word class where Aspire is teaching the language skills as they apply to what you are creating in Microsoft Word. Workforce preparation is also integrated through lessons in learning interpersonal skills, communication, formal language, and self-management skills set you up for success in the workplace.
What Career pathway does this class follow?
This class is a step on the pathway toward an Office Technology and Accounting class-leading to jobs in any office setting. The Office Technology and Accounting class is offered at TCTC.
How long is the class?
Classes are held in-person three days a week for 8 weeks. At the end of the 8 weeks, you have the opportunity to take the Microsoft Word certification exam.
How much does this class cost?
The class is FREE, as is the certification exam. In order to take the exam for FREE, you are expected to attend class every day and complete the assignments.
The class sounds exciting. How do I get into it?
Call the Aspire Program at 330-847-0503, #1611. You will need to schedule an orientation into the class. This orientation is different from the regular Aspire orientation.