Next session of English as a Second Language classes begins in September
LAREDO, Texas – The Good Careers Center at Goodwill is offering free English as a Second Language classes to help job seekers gain the language skills they need to succeed in the workforce. Two levels of instruction are offered, basic and intermediate, with curriculum and materials provided through Laredo Community Colleges. The courses also teach vocational and daily life skills while teaching English language skills. An orientation meeting and all courses take place at the Good Careers Center, located within the Goodwill location at 5901 San Dario Road (take the Mann Road Exit from I-35). The schedule is as follows:
- Friday, Sept. 6: Orientation, 10 a.m.
- Monday, Sept. 16: Intermediate ESL class begins. Classes take place Mondays and Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
- Tuesday, Sept. 17: Basic ESL class begins. Classes take place Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Both programs are offered to individuals 16 years and older. Participants must be U.S. citizens or have permanent residency to work in the United States to qualify for transitional employment.
For more information or to register for the classes please call 1-800-483-9455 ext. 5613.