Workforce Training Cohorts

Are you a recent graduate wondering what’s next for you? BridgeYear is here for you. Our mission is to help you find your path to gainful employment. 

There are a myriad of successful careers out there that don’t require a college degree. There are pathways that are affordable, in-demand, and most of all, accessible. 

Through our partnerships with the Houston Area Urban League (HAUL) and SERJobs, recent Houston ISD graduates (from the 2022 class) have priority access to a number of opportunities, called Workforce Training Cohorts, where you can learn and train for a viable career alongside your peers.

 

Check out some of the featured opportunities below, and visit MorePathways.org for more information about these and other careers that require less than a 4-year degree. 

NCCER Core Training

Basic Construction training utilizing NCCER Core, OSHA -30, and introduction to pipeline safety. 

In partnership with HAUL.  

Construction
Construction

Construction + Safety Training

This course is perfect for someone interested in the construction industry or working in chemical plants. Available jobs are General Labor, Apprentice, Framing, Drywall Finisher, Drywall Installer, Painters, Roofers, Electricians, Pipefitters, Brick masons, etc. 

In partnership with SER.

Electrician

This hybrid training covers essential skills and competencies required for an individual to embark upon a sustainable career in the electrical field. 

In partnership with SER.

Electrician
Logistics

Logistics

You can build a long-term career aspiring to future positions in the Supply Chain Industry such as Front Line Material Handling, Freight Warehouse Worker, Material Moving, Operations Manager, Refuse and Recyclable Material Manager, and Warehouse Manager. 

In partnership with SER.

Welding

This hybrid training prepares the student for a career in the Welding Industry by teaching the skills of welding, layout, cutting, and fitting of steel. Students will also learn about blueprint reading, safety, and metallurgy. 

In partnership with SER.

Welding

MorePathways.org is a public database open to the community featuring careers and Houston-area workforce training programs that have been vetted for affordability, employment outcomes, and mission alignment.