Classes and Career Training

Goodwill has been training people for careers since 1902. We know what employers want, and with our new web classes and e-learning courses, it’s easier than ever to get the skills you need to succeed. Explore any of the industries listed below, and contact the instructor when you are ready to enroll. Some courses require hands-on training at a Career Campus Lab, in addition to the web content. All our courses are FREE other than the cost of optional certification exams and workbooks.

Locate one of Goodwill’s Career Training Centers near you to find out how you can get started on your new career path.

Can’t make it to one of our locations? No Problem! Just go to www.gwcareercampus.com to find the services you can receive from wherever you are!

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Business start-up
These classes focus on the skills needed to become an entrepreneur. Define your business, find your target audience, market your product, and write a business plan!

Coding & Web design
Take our Intro to Coding class and explore the many types of coding jobs available, from apps to video games to computers to web design.

GED & Adult Preparation
Focus on the skills you need to pass the GED exam with our free GED prep software, and study from home! Average time from enrollment to diploma is just three months

Computer Classes
Learn the fundamentals! Study Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access! Learn Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, and InDesign!

Financial basics
Learn basic personal financial skills, or study QuickBooks and accounting and start building your bookkeeper resume!

Lodging Guest Services
Prepare for a career in guest service within the hospitality industry. Earn your Guest Service Gold certification and become certified in one or more positions!

Housekeeping
Become certified as a Guestroom Attendant or Custodial Technician, or just learn the housekeeping skills necessary to earn a living cleaning homes or condos.

Healthcare
Become certified in First Aid and CPR, or prepare for the CNA exam by taking our Certified Nursing Assistant course!

Clerical and Reception
Study to become an office receptionist or office manager, or earn a certification to work from home through the International Virtual Assistants Association!

Restaurant Industry
Earn your food-handler’s certification in this one-week class and practice the guest service skills you need to excel in the food service industry!

Retail industry
Learn to run a register, or sign up for all our retail classes and earn two valuable certifications from the National Retail Foundation!