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Mondays @ 10am
The first step for all PPL programs is to attend an info session.

Join the virtual info session via Zoom on your phone or computer every Monday from 10am - 11am.

Please contact us if you are unable to attend an information session.

Now Enrolling

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Start date: March 29 - June 18th, 2021


  • Online classes: 9a.m.-12p.m. Monday through Friday.
  • In-person classes: 5p.m.-8p.m. on Wednesdays at Minneapolis College. 

What to Expect:

  • No cost to you.

  • $14-$19/hr wage.

  • Mental Health First Aid, BLS, CPR, and CNA certifications.

  • Networking opportunities with Abbott Northwestern, Children's, Ecumen, Fairview Ebenezer, North Memorial, and Presbyterian Homes.

Next Steps:


Healthcare Clerical

  • Dates: April 12 - May 15, 2021

  • All online
  • 9a.m.-12p.m. Monday through Friday
  • What to Expect:

  • No cost to you.

  • $17/hr average wage.

  • Networking opportunities with Abbott Northwestern, Children's, and North Memorial.

  • Next Steps:

  • Sign up to receive a Zoom link for our next virtual info session.
  • Application, assessments, and interview much be completed by April 2.
  • More info on this flyer.


Fast-track career success with this customizable training program and learn valuable transferable skills that will help you gain confidence in any career. You can enroll anytime for three or more months of virtual training at no cost to you.

Next Steps:


Earn an industry-recognized credential or certificate through the WIOA (Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act) program. Find out more info on the City of Minneapolis WIOA website.

Next Steps:

Coming Soon

All program dates are subject to change as we work closely with employer and education partners as well as funders to offer the best possible training programs.

Planned for a Summer 2021 start:

Planned for a Fall 2021 start:

On hold:

We are not currently planning to offer the following Pathways in 2021 due to the hiring freeze our employer partner, Hennepin County, has a in place due to the pandemic:

  • Human Services
  • Office Specialist
  • Department of Revenue
  • Revenue Examiner

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