Opportunity Dubuque expands culinary foundations certification class

DUBUQUE, Iowa — Dubuque Works partners continue to grow the nationally recognized, certificate training program known as Opportunity Dubuque.

Through this initiative, individuals complete industry-driven certifications to upgrade their skills or start their career. A win-win for students and employers, Opportunity Dubuque builds career pathways for students to start employment and continue their education and training, while filling employers’ demand for talent in high-wage, high-demand careers.

Since 2012, Opportunity Dubuque has trained and employed hundreds of individuals in welding, computer numerical control (CNC) machining, mechatronics, industrial sewing, commercial driver’s licensure and information technology careers.

New for 2016, Opportunity Dubuque is launching a Culinary Foundations Certificate in April.

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Source: Greater Dubuque Development Corporation, March 2016 Newsletter

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