Train For a New Job

Caring for our Seniors: a Nurse's Aide Training Program

Improve your English and computer skills, learn necessary skills for working with the elderly, prepare to pass the Certified Nursing Assistant certification exam in our 14 week, full-time program designed for non-native, intermediate level English speakers. JVS' strong employer relationships will help ensure your successful job placement after graduation. Walk-in orientation sessions are held weekly on Wednesdays at noon on the 3rd Floor of the JVS Boston offices at 75 Federal Street.  Contact Shereen Russell-Ahmed at 617.399.3211 or srussellahmed@jvs-boston.org for more information.



Pharmacy Technician Certification Training Program

The pharmacy technician certification training program is a full-time, 12 week program that prepares participants to pass the national pharmacy technician certification exam and start them on a career ladder working in a pharmacy. The program includes an 165-hour externship with our partners at CVS, giving students hands on experience working in a fast-paced pharmacy. Students will be in classes 3 days a week from 9-3 and on externship at CVS for an additional 15 hours per week. Ongoing support will be provided throughout the program and students will benefit from job placement upon graduation. Ideal candidates have a high school diploma or equivalent, communicate well in English, have a clean CORI, and a desire to work full-time in a pharmacy. Information sessions are held every Wednesday at 10am at JVS.

For more information about this program, please contact Amy Nishman at anishman@jvs-boston.org.



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