Undoubtedly the numbers tell us that these are the kind of training programs our veterans want and need
DALLAS, TX (PRWEB)
August 10, 2017
National nonprofit NPower, announces today that recruitment is now open for the next cohort of students of the NPower flagship program, Tech Fundamentals and advanced training programs, Coding and Cybersecurity, for the North Texas area.
The NPower Texas program is one of two NPower locations that focuses entirely on veterans and veteran spouses. By providing an alternative training module and pathway to technology careers, the program aims to help local veterans transition to civilian employment as well as fill important gaps in employment due to lack of skilled entry-level workers in the region. The programs in Texas have a proven success rate. The two most recent Tech Fundamentals programs had a graduation rate that was higher than the national average, as were the initial offerings of Coding, which had an average graduation rate of over 90% and Cybersecurity’s last class graduated a record 100% of enrolled students.
“Undoubtedly the numbers tell us that these are the kind of training programs our veterans want and need,” said Russ Medina, Regional Director of NPower Texas, “and we owe it to them to continue to improve our offerings, both from a training perspective but also by establishing more partnerships with local employers.” In general, NPower programs, which are…