Apprenticeship/Vocational Training

Opportunities, Inc. Community-Based Vocational Training service offers center-based and community-based experiences where a person can develop general non-job task-specific strengths and skills.

Community-Based Vocational Training service teaches people with diverse abilities proper pre-employment skills to improve their ability to achieve supported or competitive employment in their community.

Community-Based Vocational Training service intends to develop and teach general skills. Examples include, but are not limited to:

  • Ability to communicate effectively with supervisors, co-workers, and customers
  • Generally accepted community workplace conduct and dress
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Ability to attend to tasks
  • Workplace problem-solving skills and strategies
  • General workplace safety and mobility training

Employment Skills

Short-term training in a structured setting designed to develop work skills and improve stamina for employment in the community.