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Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
2400 E. Carson Street, South Side

Age 17-24? You can earn your GED for free while receiving job training for work in construction and maintenance fields.

This Program is a collaboration between Goodwill and Pittsburgh Community Services, Inc.

You will receive:

  • Free GED classes and practice exams
  • Opportunity to take the GED exam for free ($120 value)
  • Help with transportation (Port Authority Connect Card)
  • Free driver's education Classes
  • Free lunches

In addition to GED classes. RISE includes 10 weeks vocational training and a three-week externship in the following fields:

  • Carpentry
  • Electrical
  • Plumbing
  • Brick Masonry
  • Landscaping
  • Painting

Externship:                                                                                                                     Upon completion of the three-week externship, students will receive a stipend.

Additional Benefits:  

  • Hands-on vocational education integrated with academics, life skills and work readiness training, service learning and internships 
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA-30) in Construction Safety        
  • Utilizes curriculum through Pittsburgh Community Services, Inc.

Service Availability:                                                                                                           Rolling admission and start dates occur from July through December                                                                                      

IF YOU NEED YOUR GED CONTACT RISE AT: 412-632-1742 | 412-765-1820 |

Serving the Greater Hill District of Pittsburgh, PA