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GED Test Changes in January

New GED Test in 2014

Did you know the current version of the GED test will expire at the end of this year and Indiana will have a new high school equivalency test beginning in 2014? Your scores will expire too if you don’t finish and pass the test before the end of the year. If you have questions about how this will affect you or would like more information about Adult Education classes and other FREE programs, visit www.in.gov/dwd/adulted.htm, or call 1-800-891-6499.

For information about GED programs in our Region, click here: http://www.workonewest.com/resources/ged-assistance

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Veteran's Training Program

Vincennes University, WorkOne and Stark Industries have partnered to start a new training program for area Veterans.

For information about this and other training programs available please visit your local WorkOne.

Training Programs Available

WorkOne offers numerous No Cost training programs designed to help you learn the skills you need to get the job you want.  We are currently helping clients enroll in:

 

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For more information, visit your local WorkOne Office.

 

WorkIn Award Winner

On August 16th, representatives of the WorkOne regions met in Indianapolis to discuss the WorkIN program.

As part of the program, each Region honored an outstanding individual who utilized the WorkIN program.

The honoree for Region 7 is Breanna McKain

Breanna was a single parent with no job and no financial resources to attain her GED.  She also wanted to earn her Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) license in hopes that it would help her in her goal of going into nursing.  Now, she has earn both her GED and her CNA and is working full-time at a health and rehab center in Terre Haute.  Breanna is planning on continuing her education in the near future.

 

GED Test Changes in 2014

New GED Test in 2014

Did you know the current version of the GED test will expire at the end of this year and Indiana will have a new high school equivalency test beginning in 2014? Your scores will expire too if you don’t finish and pass the test before the end of the year. If you have questions about how this will affect you or would like more information about Adult Education classes and other FREE programs, visit www.in.gov/dwd/adulted.htm, or call 1-800-891-6499.

WorkOne Assists With Job Fair

On May 30th WorkOne partnered with 8th District Congressman Larry Bucshon to host a job fair at the Hulman Center in Terre Haute.

The job fair took place from 2 pm until 6 pm. 

The event was a great success as approximately 1000 job seekers were able to meet with over 60 area employers.

To view an interview with the Congressman please visit: http://mywabashvalley.com/fulltext/?nxd_id=312462

2013 WorkOne Achievement Awards-Outstanding Individual

On April 16th, the Twelve WorkOne Regions gathered at the Statehouse in Indianapolis for our annual WorkOne Achievement Award ceremony.  Each Region honored an outstanding individual and outstanding employer for their successful use of WorkOne Services.  

This year the event had a special surprise speaker as the Governor stopped by to congratulate the winners and to encourage the continued success of WorkOne in assisting Hoosiers.  Click here to view images from the event

This year, Region 7 honored Linese Kohlway of Sullivan as our outstanding individual.

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2013 Veteran's Expo

On March 12th, WorkOne participated as one of over 50 exhibitors at the Vigo County Veteran's Expo.  The Expo provided the opportunity for local Veterans to meet with various service providers and employers.

To view the Terre Haute Tribune Star article, click here.

 

2013 Veteran's Expo - March 12

ATTENTION JOB SEEKERS!

March 12, 2013
Location: VFW Post 972

1111 Veterans Square
Terre Haute, IN 47807
10 a.m. – 4 p.m

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