Throughout this free, on-line session, individuals will study FleetForce’s Commerical Driver’s License coaching program and job alternatives within the high-demand discipline of trucking. Company embrace representatives from the Florida Trucking Affiliation, Fleetforce Truck Driving College, and Argos.
(October 26, 2022) Though trucking has historically been a male-dominated business, increasingly more girls are selecting skilled truck driving as a profession. Between 2010 and 2019, the variety of girls truck drivers within the U.S. elevated by 68 p.c. Profitable pay packages, journey alternatives, and autonomy on the job are simply a few of the causes extra girls are embracing this profession. Space residents can study extra concerning the trucking business on the Ladies’s Useful resource Heart’s free on-line session, “Careers in Trucking.” Audio system embrace Alix Miller, president and CEO of the Florida Trucking Affiliation; Tra Williams, proprietor and president of Fleetforce Truck Driving College; and Annabelle Fernandez, a expertise acquisition specialist for Argos, a neighborhood firm that creates cement development merchandise and has driver positions out there. The occasion is a part of the Ladies’s Useful resource Heart’s Profession Connections program, which hyperlinks girls to high quality jobs, instructional alternatives, and funded coaching packages. The free session is November 9, at midday. Register at mywrc.org/FundEdu or name (941) 256-9721.
Throughout this session, individuals will study FleetForce’s Business Drivers License coaching packages, job placement, and its Pre Rent program, which matches aspiring drivers with potential employers who present scholarships to acquire a CDL and a assured post-graduation place.
“It is a super alternative,” says Lori Gentile, director of shopper companies on the Ladies’s Useful resource Heart. “New drivers can count on beginning salaries between $40,000 and $60,000 yearly and have the potential to earn over $100,000. No expertise is important and new hires can begin working in as little as 4 weeks.”
WRC affords sturdy profession program initiatives, together with free particular person profession teaching, resume preparation, interviewing abilities, networking methods, entry to a neighborhood job record, and extra. To study extra concerning the companies out there at WRC, please name 941-256-9721 or go to mywrc.org.
In regards to the Ladies’s Useful resource Heart:
For greater than 40 years, the Ladies’s Useful resource Heart has been devoted to partaking, educating, enriching, and empowering girls of all generations and socioeconomic ranges. At the moment, WRC serves hundreds of ladies and households in Manatee and Sarasota counties. Its imaginative and prescient is to offer distinctive methods and packages that strengthen girls via life’s transitions and supply stability, confidence, and willpower, which meet their speedy wants and supply hope for the long run. To study extra, go to www.MyWRC.org.