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Chester County OIC is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing FREE adult basic literacy education and life skills programs that prepare individuals for employment leading to economic self-sufficiency. In operation since 1979, CCOIC helps over 800 adult learners per year.

Immediate Need for Volunteer Tutors!

CCOIC’s Adult Tutoring Program needs adults with a minimum of a bachelor’s degree to help individuals learn to speak English, earn their high school equivalency diploma or pass a career pathways exam, such as the TEAS test to enter Nursing School. Students are waiting to be matched with a tutor!

NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY! We will train you! 3 hour per week volunteer commitment.

Call Maryann Stravous 610-280-2618

ADULT BASIC LITERACY CLASS

 

Classes include Adult Basic Literacy, GED Prep, English as a Second Language, ESL Conversation Group, Civics and Citizenship, One-to-One Tutoring

NURSE AIDE PROGRAM

 

You can have a good job in 3 months! A 13-week course that teaches medical terminology, math, classroom and skills training, as well as clinical experience. Students are PA certified through the Red Cross competency exam.

PHOENIXVILLE YOUTH INITIATIVE

 

An 8-week leadership and summer employment program for youth living in the Phoenixville Area.

CAREER-CORPS

(Formerly THE HOOD)

A Chester County partnership for youth (age 16-24) employment. This program provides opportunities for educational enrichment (including GED prep), career development, internships (paid and unpaid), and job placement services.

WEST CHESTER SUNRISE ROTARY ACADEMY

 

Face the workforce with confidence. These workshops are presented by Ericson Strategic Marketing Services and are designed to give you the information you need to build and sustain workplace success.

WORKFORCE REINTEGRATION PROGRAM

 

If you need help getting a job or getting a better job, you should sign up today for one-to-one career counseling, support, coaching, and networking. Get help completing your resume and practicing interview skills in a supportive environment