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


Adult Education
& Literacy Partner
Orientation Location Street Address Orientation Date Orientation Start Time Contact for Information

Workforce
Solutions
Greater
Dallas
Grand Prairie
Workforce Center
801 S. State Highway 161, Ste. 500 Grand Prairie, TX 75051 January 16,2019
February 6,2019
February 20,2019
March 6,2019
March 20,2019
April 3,2019
April 17,2019
May 1,2019
May 15,2019
June 5,2019
June 19,2019
1:00 PM Front Desk
972-264-5881
  Irving
Workforce Center
2520 W. Irving Blvd,, Ste. 100 Irving, TX 75061 January 10,2019
January 24,2019
February 14,2019
February 28,2019
March 14,2019
March 28,2019
April 11,2019
April 25,2019
May 9,2019
May 23,2019
June 13,2019
June 27,2019
9:00 AM Front Desk
972-573-3500
  Mesquite
Workforce Center
2110 N. Galloway Ave., Ste. 116 Mesquite, TX 75150 Every Wednesday 9:00 AM Front Desk
972-573-3500
  Preston at Alpha
Workforce Center
5955 Alpha Rd.
Dallas, TX 75240
January 3,2019
January 17,2019
February 7,2019
February 21,2019
March 7,2019
March 21,2019
April 4,2019
April 18,2019
May 2,2019
May 16,2019
June 6,2019
June 20,2019
10:00 AM Front Desk
972-388-5600
  Southwest
Workforce Center
7330 S. Westmoreland Rd., Ste. 200
Dallas, TX 75237
January 9,2019
January 23,2019
February 13,2019
February 27,2019
March 13,2019
March 27,2019
April 10,2019
April 24,2019
May 8,2019
May 22,2019
June 12,2019
June 26,2019
1:00 PM Front Desk
972-709-5377

Irving Independent
School District
Austin Middle School 825 E. Union Bower Rd.
Irving. TX 75061
TBD Delia Watley
972-600-3770
  Irving East Library 440 S. Nursery Road
Irving, TX 75060
TBD Delia Watley
972-600-3770
  West Irving Library 4444 W. Rochelle Rd.
Irving, TX 75062
TBD Delia Watley
972-600-3770
  Thomas Haley Elementary 3601 Cheyenne St.
Irving, TX 75062
TBD Delia Watley
972-600-3770

Dallas
County
Community
College
Bill J Priest Institute
(ESL, GED, Career Pathways Only)
1402 Corinth St.
Dallas, TX 75215
January 25, 2019 9:00 AM Alexandrea Prieto
214-860-5902
  Cedar Valley College
(ESL and GED Only)
3030 North Dallas Ave.
Lancaster, TX 75134
Building A, Room A206D
January 4, 2019
January 18, 2019
8:00 AM Roxana Rico
972-860-5225
  Northlake College 5001 N MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75038
Building L, Room 133
January 9, 2019 9:00 AM Shawn Johnson
972-860-3918
  Northlake College
(ESL, GED, Career Pathways Only)
5001 N MacArthur Blvd.
Irving, TX 75038
Building L, Room 133
January 18, 2019 9:30 AM Shawn Johnson
972-860-3918
  Richland College 12800 Abrams Rd.
Dallas, TX 75243
January 4, 2019 9:00 AM Fillis Hughes
972-761-6803
  Richland College Garland Campus 675 W. Walnut St.
Garland, TX 75040
January 9, 2019 9:00 AM Fillis Hughes
972-761-6803

Richardson
Independent
School
District
Berkner High 1600 E. Spring Valley Rd.
Richardson, TX 75081
January 9-10 2019 5:00 PM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
  Highland Meadows Elementary 8939 Whitewing Lane, Dallas, TX 75238 January 29, 2019 8:30 AM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
  PDC Auditorium 701 W. Beltline Rd.
Richardson, TX 75080
January 12, 2019 9:00 AM Alana Wooten
469-593-7545
  Lake Highlands Jr. High 10301 Walnut Hill Ln.
Dallas, TX 75238
January 23, 2019 5:00 PM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
  Forest Lane Academy 9663 Forest Ln.
Dallas, TX 75243
January 22, 2019 5:00 PM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
  RISD Academy 13630 Coit Rd. February 19, 2019 5:00 PM Norma DeLeon
469-593-7545
The
Wilkinson
Center
Polk-Wisdom Branch Library 7115 Library Ln.
Dallas, TX 75232
Every Tuesday 5:00 PM 214-821-6380
Ext. 392
info@wilkinsoncenter.org
  Eastfield College
at Pleasant Grove
802 S. Buckner Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75217
January 18,2019
March 1,2019
April 26,2019
May 17,2019
June 21,2019
8:45 AM 214-821-6380
Ext. 392
info@wilkinsoncenter.org
  Arcadia Park Annex 911 N Morocco Ave.
Dallas, TX 75211
January 15-16, 2019
February 5-6, 2019
April 2-3, 2019
May 7-8, 2019
May 21-22, 2019
June 4-5, 2019
9:00 AM and 5:00 PM 214-821-6380
Ext. 392
info@wilkinsoncenter.org
  Hampton Illinois Library 2951 S. Hampton Rd.
Dallas, TX 75224
Every Tuesday 12:00 PM 214-821-6380
Ext. 392
info@wilkinsoncenter.org
 

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