Work Readiness Training

Sign up now for the 2021 SCPS Fall Pre-Employment Transition Opportunities. Seminole County Public Schools is a provider for Vocational Rehabilitation. What does this mean for you? Your student can participate in SCPS Pre-Employment Transition Opportunities. 

We are offering after school virtual courses and work based work learning experiences this fall for our SCPS students. Students must be between the ages of 14-21, be currently enrolled in school, have an active IEP or 504, and are a client of VR/Pre-ETS.  

Students can participate in after school virtual Work Readiness Training, virtual Self Advocacy 1 Training, and/or multiple Work Based Learning Experiences. Please see the flyers attached for more detailed information. 

How to Register: Visit https://bit.ly/scpsfall21pre-ets to begin the registration process. 

What happens after I submit the online registration form above: You will receive an e-mail from the Transition Team within 3-5 business days. The e-mail will contain important paperwork which needs to be completed to finalize your registration. 

**Registration for the October and November Virtual Trainings is on a first come first serve basis. Limited availability. Slots fill up fast so be sure to register as soon as possible. 

Work-Readiness Training:

Mondays and Wednesdays from 5:00pm-7:30pm.

  • Session A : 10/4, 10/6, 10/11, 10/13, 10/18, 10/20, 10/25, 10/27 
  • Session B : 11/1, 11/3, 11/8, 11/10, 11/15, 11/17, 11/29, 12/1

(You may choose either Session A or Session B) 

  • Develop a Resumé
  • Interview Skills
  • Search and Apply for Jobs Online
  • Find and Complete Job Applications
  • Manage Employers Contacts
  • Navigate Public Transportation

Self-Advocacy Training 1:

Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:15pm-8:45pm

Session A : 10/5, 10/7, 10/12, 10/14, 10/19, 10/21, 10/26, 10/28 

Session B : 11/2, 11/4, 11/9, 11/11, 11/16, 11/18, 11/30, 12/2

(You may choose either Session A or Session B) 

  • Develop Self-Awareness
  • Understand Your Rights
  • Set Goals
  • Request Appropriate Accommodations
  • Become Career Ready
  • Develop an Action Plan
  • Learn to Advocate for Yourself

Work-Based Learning Experiences:

Flexible scheduling after school year and on the weekends. Families must provide their own transportation.

  • Apply and Practice Soft Skills and Social Skills
  • Gain an Understanding if Career Field
  • Develop Work Related Skills
  • Build Relationships
  • Identify Work Accommodations
  • Acquire Job Reference