[olug] Employers Wanting RHCSA Trained Candidates

Matt Payne Payne at mattpayne.org
Mon Feb 15 15:07:48 CST 2021

Jared - Neat!  I had not heard of https://www.dol.gov/agencies/eta/wioa
before (blush).  Is https://mccneb.edu/gap part of that?

Does MCC help recruit clearable students for government contractors to
potentially hire?

Thanks --Matt Payne


On Mon, Feb 15, 2021 at 2:43 PM Jared Bernard <jared.bernard at gmail.com>

> Sorry if this is OT.
> Metro has an opportunity to get WIOA and GAP funding for Red Hat Academy
> (RHCSA) training which would provide individuals who currently can't afford
> it an opportunity to get certified.
> One condition to getting this funding requires at least 2-3 local employers
> to acknowledge that they *may* be interested in students coming from that
> program. There is absolutely *NO obligation* for that employer to hire or
> interview. MCC would simply inform the businesses when students have
> completed the program. This will probably happen once or twice a year.
> Again, *NO obligation* to hire or interview.
> If your employer or if you know of any employer that may be interested
> please let me know and I can provide other details.
> I'm really passionate about this. There are so many people trying to get
> the skills to work in IT, or trying to move up in their career or change
> careers and these programs can help.
> If you have any questions, please let me know.
> Thanks,
> Jared Bernard
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