Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas

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Adult Education and Literacy Services

 

Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas offers classes that equips individuals in our community with the knowledge and skills necessary to achieve successful and wage-sustaining employment.

Our Approach


Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas provides Adult Education & Literacy services through a Consortium comprised of passionate and experienced community leaders.  Our Consortium includes Dallas County Community College District, Irving ISD, Richardson ISD, Richland College – Garland Campus, The Wilkinson Center and our Workforce Solutions Greater Dallas contractor, ResCare Workforce Services.
This unique and collaborative community partnership assists unemployed and underemployed individuals with obtaining an educational foundation, overcoming language barriers, and earning a credentialed career pathway to employment.
 

Classes Tailored to Your Needs


High School Equivalency
Do you want to obtain your high school diploma?  Our dedicated high school equivalency instructors will help you successfully prepare for the high school equivalency exam!
English as a Second Language
Is a language barrier the obstacle to your desired employment or getting that well-deserved promotion?  Attending our classes will increase your proficiency in reading, writing and communicating in the English language!
Career Transitions
Thinking about attending college, but not sure of how to take the first step? Our Career Transitions classes will guide you through the process and give you the confidence to take that first step towards college class enrollment!
Career Pathways
Ready to get that credential and start to work?  Our Career Pathways courses will provide you with the skills and training necessary to make that employment connection!
Career Pathways for English Language Learners
Do you desire a fast track into employment?  Our Career Pathways courses for English language learners combine language learning with credentialed training to help get you there!
 

Find out More - Attend an Orientation!


Orientation sessions are held throughout Dallas County.  

Orientation Locations


Location

Address

Day

Time

Contact

Grand Prairie Workforce Center

801 S. State Highway 161, Ste. 500, Grand Prairie, TX 75051

January 17, 2018
February 07, 2018
February 21, 2018
March 07, 2018
March 21, 2018
April 04, 2018
April 18, 2018
May 02, 2018
May 16, 2018
June 06, 2018
June 20, 2018

1:00pm

Contact: Front Desk Personnel  972-264-5881

Irving Workforce   Center

2520 W. Irving Blvd, Suite 100. Irving, TX 75061

January 11, 2018
January 25, 2018
February 08, 2018
February 22, 2018
March 08, 2018
March 22, 2018
April 12, 2018
April 26, 2018
May 10, 2018
May 24, 2018
June 14, 2018
June 28, 2018

9:00am

Contact: Front Desk Personnel 972-573-3500

Mesquite Workforce Center (Wilkinson Center)

2110 N. Galloway Ave., STE 116 Mesquite, TX 75150

Every Wednesday

9:00am

Contact: Virma Caminero 214-821-6381

Southwest Workforce Center

7330 S. Westmoreland, STE 200, Dallas, TX 75237

January 24, 2018
February 14, 2018
February 28, 2018
March 14, 2018
March 28, 2018
April 11, 2018
April 25, 2018
May 09, 2018
May 23, 2018
June 13, 2018
June 27, 2018

2:00pm

Contact: Front Desk Personnel  972-709-5377

Preston at Alpha Workforce Center

5955 Alpha Rd. Dallas, TX 75240

January 18, 2018
February 01, 2018
February 15, 2018
March 01, 2018
March 15, 2018
April 05, 2018
April 19, 2018
May 03, 2018
May 17, 2018
June 07, 2018
June 21, 2018

10:00am

Contact: Front Desk Personnel  972-388-5600

The Opportunity Workforce Center

1610 S. Malcolm X Blvd., Suite 201 Dallas, TX 75226

Every Tuesday

11:30 am

Contact: Front Desk Personnel 469-802-1800     

Keyes Elementary

1501 N. Britain, Irving, TX 75061

February 5, 2018

12:30pm – 2:30pm

Contact: 972-600-3770

School Meal Center

800 N. O’Connor Road, Irving, TX 75061

February 6, 2018

9:30am – 11:30am

Contact: 972-600-3770

Administrative Annex

820 N. O’Connor Road, Irving, TX 75061

February 6, 2018

5:30pm – 7:30pm

Contact: 972-600-3770

    Richardson ISD    PDC Building

701 W. Belt Line Rd. Richardson, TX 75080

January 10, 2018
January 23, 2018
January 24, 2018
February 13, 2018
February 14, 2018
February 20, 2018
February 21, 2018
March 27, 2018
March 28, 2018
April 10, 2018
April 11, 2018
April 24, 2018
April 25, 2018
May 8, 2018
May 9, 2018

9:00am-12:00pm

Contact: 469-593-7545

Arcadia Park Annex

911 N. Morocco Dallas, TX 75211

January 16, 2018
February 13, 2018
April 10, 2018
May 18, 2018
June 15, 2018

9:00 am  or

5:30pm

Contact: Virma Caminero 214-821-6381

Family Education Center

802 S Buckner Blvd, Dallas, TX 75217

January 22, 2018

9:30am

Contact: Virma Caminero 214-821-6381

Eastfield College (Pleasant Grove) Wilkinson Center

802 S. Buckner Blvd Dallas, TX 75217

January 19, 2018
February 16, 2018
March 16, 2018
April 20, 2018
May 18, 2018
June 15, 2018

8:45 am

Contact: Virma Caminero  214-821-6381

El Centro College      (West Campus)

1403 Corinth St.   Dallas, TX  75215

TBD

TBD

Contact: Tarsha Williams 214-860-2142

Brookhaven College

3939 Valley View Lane Farmers Branch, TX 75244

January 12, 2018
January 26, 2018
February 3, 2018
February 16, 2018
March 9, 2018
March 23, 2018
April 6, 2018
April 13, 2018
April 28, 2018
May 4, 2018
May 18, 2018
June 1, 2018
June 15, 2018



9:15am – 12:45pm
9:15am – 12:45pm
9:15am – 12:45pm
5:45pm – 9:15pm
9:15am – 12:45pm
5:45pm – 9:15pm
9:15am – 12:45pm
9:15am – 12:45pm
5:45pm – 9:15pm
9:15am – 12:45pm
5:45pm – 9:15pm

Contact: Kena Tamez  972 860-4230

Eastfield College (Pleasant Grove)

802 S. Buckner Blvd Dallas, TX 75217    (Spanish GED)

February 9, 2018
April 13, 2018
June 8, 2018

9:00am – 12:30pm

Contact: Tiny Kirksey 972-860-7626

Balch Springs Library-Learning Center

12450 Elam Rd., Balch Springs, TX 75180

January 19, 2018
January 25, 2018

9:00am – 12:30pm
5:00pm – 8:30pm

Contact: Tiny Kirksey 972-860-7626

Julius Dorsey Elementary

133 N. Augustine Dr. Dallas, TX 75217
(GED)

January 26, 2018

9:00am – 12:30pm

Contact: Tiny Kirksey 972-860-7626

Juanita Craft Recreation Center

4500 Spring Ave., Dallas, TX 75210
(ESL)

January 18, 2018

9:00am – 12:30pm
6:00pm – 9:00pm

Contact: Tiny Kirksey 972-860-7626

Northlake College

5001 N. MacArthur Blvd  Irving, TX 75038

February 28, 2018
March 6, 2018
April 25, 2018
May 1, 2018

9:00am – 1:30pm
5:30pm - 9:30pm
9:00am – 1:30pm
5:30pm - 9:30pm

Contact: Shawn Johnson 972-860-3918

Cedar Valley College

3030 North Dallas Ave. Lancaster, TX 75134

January 19, 2018
February 16, 2018
March 23, 2018
April 13, 2018
April 27, 2018
May 11, 2018
May 25, 2018
June 8, 2018

8:00am – 1:00pm

Contact:  Roxanna Rico  972-860-5225

Mountain View College

4849 W. Illinois Avenue Dallas, TX 75211

January 12, 2018
February 2, 2018
February 23, 2018
March 9, 2018
April 6, 2018
April 20, 2018
May 4, 2018
May 18, 2018
June , 2018

8:00am – 3:30pm

Contact: Frida Castañeda-Lomónaco 972-860-5676

Eastfield College

3737 Motley Drive    Mesquite, TX 75150  (GED)

February 2, 2018
April 6, 2018
June 1, 2018

9:00am-12:30pm

Contact: Tiny Kirksey 972-860-7626

Richland College

12800 Abrams Rd.       Dallas, TX 75243

January 26, 2018
January 31, 2018
February 2, 2018
February 9, 2018
February 14, 2018
March 2, 2018
March 23, 2018
April 13, 2018
April 20, 2018
April 27, 2018
May 4, 2018
May 10, 2018


1:00pm – 4:00pm
9:00am – 1:00pm
9:00am – 1:00pm
1:00pm – 4:00pm
9:00am – 1:00pm
9:00am – 1:00pm
9:00am – 1:00pm
9:00am – 1:00pm
1:00pm – 4:00pm
9:00am – 1:00pm
1:00pm – 4:00pm

Contact:  Fillis Hughes 972-761-6803

Bill J. Priest Institute

1402 N. Corinth St. Dallas, TX 75215

January 12, 2018
February 8, 2018
March 8, 2018
April 13, 2018
May 10, 2018


5:00pm – 8:30pm
9:30am – 2:30pm
9:30am – 2:30pm
5:00pm – 8:30pm

Contact: Alexandrea Prieto  214-860-5902

Hampton Illinois Library

2951 S Hampton Rd, Dallas, TX 75224

Every Tuesday

9:00am
Or
5:00pm

Contact: Virma Caminero 214-821-6381

Polk Wisdom Library

7151 Library Ln, Dallas, TX 75232

January 16, 2018
Every Monday

10:15am

Contact: Virma Caminero 214-821-6381

 

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