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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

Building Operations Technician (BOT)

  • Dates: June 2021 - February 2022

  • Hybrid of online and in person (at Minneapolis College) classes
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday evenings
  • What to Expect:

  • No cost to you.

  • $19/hr average starting wage.

  • Networking opportunities with employers such as Hennepin County, the State of Minnesota, the City of Minneapolis, Aeon, Sherman Associates, CommonBond Communities, CSM Corporation, & PPL. 

  • OSHA 30 certification.

  • Two paid attempts at the boilers license exam.

  • Two-week paid job shadow.

  • More info on this flyer.

  • Next Steps:

  • Sign up to receive a Zoom link for our next virtual info session.
  • Application, assessments, and interview much be completed by May 28.

Access

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:

Career Works Minneapolis (funded by WIOA Adult)

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:

  • Contact Clarissa.Gasana@ppl-inc.org or Anthony.Dosen@ppl-inc.org

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.

Coming Soon:

Planned for a Fall 2021 start:

On hold:

Potential programs for 2022 (dates to be determined): 

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

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