LifeSteps Training

Single mothers, adults who have been out of the workforce for some time, adults with disabilities, those with limited experience: able-bodied people who need to adapt to new, and different, hiring expectations. This is where CLC LifeSteps Training – the educational component – plays a vital role .  LifeSteps combines job training, life skills training, mentoring, and networking to help individuals develop skills and self-confidence in a supportive environment. Classes include job seeker support, money management, and beginning computer instruction.


LifeSteps Class Descriptions

Class space is limited.
For questions call CLC today – 972.542.0020

New Directions  Register now!
(Wednesday 1:00 – 2:30 pm)
A layoff, job change, or any other financial obstacle can be a challenging and stressful situation for you and your family.  There will be emotional highs and lows and sometimes it will seem like good news is far from reach.  However, you can achieve a successful new direction with careful planning, useful tools, and a positive approach.  Some topics covered in this class include reviewing finances and expenses, identifying sources of income, budgeting, saving, spending, and evaluating debt.

Job Seeker Support (Wednesday 9:00 am-12:00 pm) Register now!
(Wednesday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm)
The number one reason families are in crisis is due to job loss.  CLC is pleased to offer a class designed to assist men and women in locating and preparing for a new job.  The class includes instruction on (1) determining what you want to do, (2) creating a resume that reflects your goal, (3) effectively searching for a job, and (4) winning the interview.  One-on-one job seeker support and resume and interview help are also available by appointment for those who attend the class.

Bouncing Back When Your Income Drops  Register now!
(Wednesday 1:00 – 2:30 pm)
Managing your money is a challenge but even more so in tough times.  Discover spending plans so that you will know where your dollars are going, spending priorities, ways to control spending, cutting corners, managing stress, and paying creditors.

Word 101 Register now!
 (Wednesday 9:00 am  – 12:00 pm)
Microsoft Word is a word processing software application used in the creation of text documents and is a common program used in many office environments.  Word 101 will teach students the basics of Word 2010 covering such topics as the use of the ribbon and toolbars, document basics (creating, saving, opening, and printing documents), and editing text.