Ready2Work Program

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The Ready2Work Program has been designed to assist participants in maximizing access to careers with growth potential with the development of key skills.

The City partners with different organizations to deliver programs that address the challenges facing tomorrow’s workforce and to provide a pool of talent ready to work at companies relocating and expanding their operations in Deerfield Beach.

Current Opportunities:

Herramientas de Comunicación para ser un Extraordinario Líder de Influencia 

La Ciudad se asocia con Florida International University (FIU) para ofrecer un certificado en Comunicación para residentes y empleados de empresas ubicadas en Deerfield Beach. El programa gratuito está comprendido de 2 sesiones semanales por 4 semanas.

Al finalizar el programa, los participantes podrán:

  1. Impactar, persuadir y conquistar al público en reuniones y entornos interdisciplinarios.
  2. Maximizar las habilidades de negociación a través de resultados que aumentan la productividad efectiva.
  3. Lograr un desarrollo personal y profesional, y ser capaz de ser asertivo usando habilidades de inteligencia emocional
  4. Obtener un Certificado de Unidades de Educación Continua (CEU -por sus siglas en ingles) de la Florida International University

Debido al espacio limitado y para garantizar la dinámica del curso, este programa está abierto a 20 participantes y se dará preferencia a residentes / empleados de empresas ubicadas en Deerfield Beach.

Todo candidato debe ser mayor de 18 años, poseer diploma de secundaria e identificación valida.  También debe comprometerse a completar el programa.

  • Fecha de Inicio: Lunes 23 de Agosto
  • Horario: 06:00 p.m. a 8:00 p.m.
  • Costo: GRATUITO

Para registrarse en el programa, complete el formulario a continuación y envíelo a gchazu@deerfield-beach.com

2021 Herramientas de Comunicacion - Formulario de Registro

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Rapid Credential Program 

The City is partnering with Broward College to encourage City residents to enroll in an in-demand, high quality Certificate program to get critical skills in essential and emerging careers.  Rapid Credential provides participants with critical skills needed in essential and emerging careers. These programs are designed so that individuals can train in a minimum amount of time and quickly join the workforce in a high-wage career with a Technical Certificate and/or an industry certification credential at NO COST to the student. Programs are available in Business, Education, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), Health Care and more. Classes start in the fall of 2021. For the full schedule, please visit https://www.broward.edu/rapid-credentials/index.html

  Classes start in the fall of 2021. For the full class schedule, please visit: https://www.broward.edu/rapid-credentials/index.html

  Cost: FREE for eligible Florida Residents

Entrepreneurship 

The program includes comprehensive content for aspiring entrepreneurs, side hustlers and freelancers. All legal business ideas from attendees for generating revenue will be explored. Regardless of the end product or service, or the delivery method (e-commerce, brick and mortar, home based, non-profit, etc.), participants will learn the requirements for successful execution of their idea. 

The instructor will walk participants through the Business Model Canvas in a very dynamic way to encourage creativity and innovation.

Dates: September 22 - Oct 13

Time: 06:00 p.m. - 08:00 p.m.

Registration opens soon

Soft Skills for Career Success Program

In partnership with Dale Carnegie of South East Florida, the City offers a Free Certificate Program in Soft Skills. This world-renowned training covers the most sought-after skills by local employers, and it is Free of Cost for City Residents and employees of companies located within City limits. 

Registrations are currently closed.  2022 dates will be announced soon. 

For further information on any of these opportunities, please contact Gigi Chazu, Economic Development Coordinator at: gchazu@deerfield-beach.com or 954-246-2874