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JVS of MetroWest offers free training courses and job placement assistance. If you are interested in any of our programs, please fill in a registration form and someone from JVS of MetroWest will be in touch shortly. All of JVS of MetroWest’s on-site training takes place in East Orange, New Jersey.
To be eligible, applicants must be a minimum of 18 years of age, have a valid driver’s license, earned a high school diploma or GED, meet reading and math levels, and be fully COVID-19 vaccinated.
The Certified Apartment Maintenance Technician (CAMT) certificate will prepare participants to work in the apartment and facilities maintenance industry. Areas of learning include electrical appliance maintenance and repair, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, plumbing, and general interior and exterior repair of apartment buildings.
This program will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field and to pursue certification including the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board’s PTCB exam. Topics to be covered are pharmacy calculations, medical terminology specific to the pharmacy, skills to read and interpret prescriptions, review of the top 200 drugs, skills to identify drugs by generic and brand names, dosage calculations, I.V. flow rates, drug compounding, and dose conversations, dispensing of prescriptions, inventory control, and billing and reimbursement. In addition, career services, customer service and job placement provided.
The Certified Production Technician (CPT) certificate will prepare participants to work in a front-line manufacturing environment with the potential to move into a supervisory role. Areas of learning include safety, quality practices and measurement, manufacturing processes and production and maintenance awareness, and green awareness.
At JVS of MetroWest, we believe there is no greater gift than helping someone get and keep a job.