Job Preparedness Training

Quick Jobs with a Future! / JobsNOW

Are you unemployed, looking for a better job, lacking job-specific skills?  Are you tired of being turned down for jobs because your skills are not up-to-date or you are not certified?  Is time a precious commodity in your life?  Improving your future is quicker than you think. Guilford Technical Community College has developed the Quick Jobs with a Future program as the answer for a better tomorrow.  The Quick Jobs program offers a wide variety of courses in 90 days or less at affordable prices.  Courses are offered days/evenings/hybrid*.  Click here for the current course schedules


* Hybrid Courses are taught using two instructional formats: on campus and online. It combines traditional face to face classroom instruction with computer-based distance education. Students meet on campus for the lecture portion of the class and then also work independently to complete the online portion of the course.

Career Readiness Certification (CRC)

The NC Career Readiness Certificate (CRC) is a portable credential that promotes career development and skill attainment for the individual and confirms to employers that an individual possesses basic workplace skills in the following areas: Reading For Information, Applied Math and Locating Information. These are the skills that most jobs require. With the Career Readiness Certificate, individuals prove they have the skills needed to successfully enter and advance in the workplace. A growing number of employers view the NC Career Readiness Certificate as evidence of essential skills and may require a CRC during the hiring process. Read more...

Who: All (Unemployed, Underemployed and Employed citizens)
What: NC Career Readiness Certification
Where: Guilford JobLink Centers AND GTCC (Greensboro & High Point Campus)


Human Resources Development (HRD)

Are you unemployed and trying to determine your next move? Perhaps you are considering a career change, or just haven't found the position that is right for you. The Human Resources Development (HRD) program at GTCC can provide the guidance and assistance for which you seek.HRD provides assessment services, employability training, and career development counseling to the unemployed, underemployed, individuals in transition, and the emerging workforce.  It not only provides instruction, but also provides the necessary support for unemployed and dislocated workers within the college service areas.  Read more...