Valley Glen - - The Job Training program was the recipient of four awards at the 18th Annual South Bay Workforce Investment Board Alumni and Awards Breakfast held Thursday in Hawthorne. More than 300 civic leaders, employers, training providers, and graduates of job and career training programs were on hand for the event.
Job Training was recognized for having achieved excellent performance in placement in four of their programs:
- Customer Service Specialist with Employability Skills - 100%
- Customer Service Specialist Representative II - 100%
- Customer Service Specialist - 95%
- Tool and Manufacturing Academy - 89%
Special guests at the event included Dr. Willie J. Hagan, president of Cal State University, Dominguez Hills; Congresswoman Maxine Waters; Assemblymember Steven Bradford; City of Carson Mayor Jim Dear, and City of Inglewood Mayor James T. Butts.
The Job Training program has been honored with more than 30 awards in the past decade.