What can veterans and their families expect?
As a part of the Obama administration's Joining Forces Initiative, Goodwill Industries International, Inc. has pledged to work with serviceman to offer access to a variety of educational resources and job training services.
To help meet the goals of this initiative, GIENC offers GCFLearnFree.org, a program that offers more than 85 free self-paced courses online. Since 1999, GCFLearnFree.org has created and provided quality, innovative online learning opportunities to anyone who wants to improve the technology, literacy, and math skills needed to be successful in both work and life.
Veterans are encouraged to take advantage of lessons in over 85 different topics, including Computer Basics, Microsoft Office, Internet Basics, Email Basics, Social Media, Math, Reading, and Everyday Life. In the Career topic area, there are tutorials on cover letters, resume writing and job interview skills. Instructor-supported online classes in Microsoft Office offer a certificate of completion, which learners are encouraged to place on resumes and utilize in their job search.
Goodwill Industries of Eastern North Carolina believes our Veterans deserve our ongoing support for their service to and sacrifice for our country. GIENC is proud to offer free programs like GCFLearnFree.org that will help them return to the workplace.
GCFLearnFree.org is a program of Goodwill Industries of Eastern NC, Inc. All GCFLearnFree.org educational content is designed and produced in the GCF Global Learning® building in Downtown Raleigh, NC.