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New Horizons of Southern California wins several South Bay Workforce Investment Board Awards
NHSoCal recognized for commitment to putting unemployed back to work.
New Horizons’ Anaheim location was honored for placing 80-90% of its Adobe Certified Expert Web Specialist program graduates into jobs, while its Burbank location was honored for placing 90-100% of its Six Sigma Lean Black Belt with Project Management program into jobs.
In addition, three New Horizons graduates were honored by the Workforce Investment Board. Lucia Haysom was a graduate of New Horizons’ Microsoft Office Specialist Program that landed a job as a Purchasing Clerk in the summer of 2012. Andrea LiCausi was a graduate of New Horizons’ Adobe Web Design with Microsoft Backend Development Program that became an Associate Sales Administrator in 2012. Laura Askew, who received a Six Sigma Lean Black Belt Certification from New Horizons, found a position with Raytheon in February of 2012.
The award event, held at the Ayers Hotel in Hawthorne, included a keynote speech by eleventh term US Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA).
“We can devise a game plan for those looking to jump start a career in the IT field. We also help the seasoned IT professionals advance their career through professional certifications,”
New Horizons is Microsoft and Cisco’s largest training partner, and offers end-to-end career training solutions, from advanced technical training to desktop application courses. For more information on New Horizons’ offerings, as well as questions on funding, please visit www.nhsocal.com or call (888) 825-6684.
About New Horizons of Southern California
New Horizons of Southern California (NHSoCal) is a software and technology training company offering classes on subjects like Red Hat, Microsoft, Cisco, CompTIA, Adobe, and Citrix. New Horizons has been continuously operating in the Greater Southern California area since 1982. The SoCal group is headquartered in Anaheim and has locations in Culver City, Burbank, San Bernardino, and San Diego.