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Training and Assessment Services

workforce cleaning Work Adjustment Training
Pre-vocational Training
Situational Assessment
Food Service Training
Landscaping Training
Custodial Training

Work Adjustment Training

The Work Adjustment Training Program uses real work to help the person understand the meaning, value, and demands of work while learning to re-establish skills, attitudes, and work behaviors.  The service is time limited, transitional, and an overall systematic training approach that assists persons toward their optimal level of vocational development.  Paid work assignments are provided under the supervision of supportive staff as a means to support the person towards reaching personal vocational goals.

Work Adjustment Training goals help individuals:

Eligibility Criteria

Location

Workforce Training Center
505 Northview Road
Waukesha, WI 53188
262-547-6821

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Pre Vocational Training

The primary purpose of Pre-Vocational Training is to provide learning opportunities and work experience in which a person is able to develop and maintain general skills that contribute to employment in integrated, community settings. Training participants build skills through on the job training, with pay, as well as opportunities through skill-building learning sessions. Pre-Vocational Training is designed to enhance the participant’s awareness and eventual success in the “world of work” while providing an avenue to promote both self-awareness and advocacy.

Pre Vocational Training helps individuals to:

Pre-Vocational Training goals focus on increasing both functional and work skills to progress towards a job in the community, and increasing overall independence.  Training participants develop and increase basic vocational skills while working with trained Easter Seals staff to develop individual personal goals based on their interest and strengths.

Eligibility Criteria

Location


Workforce Training Center
505 Northview Road
Waukesha, WI 53188
262-547-6821

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Situational Assessment

Easter Seals will help individuals define and reach vocational goals via a 10-day situational assessment in assembly and/or packaging.

Situational Assessments identify, assess and develop

A final report including vocational strengths and limitations, as well as recommendations for additional support is completed to begin assisting individuals towards work opportunities.

Eligibility Criteria 

Location


Workforce Training Center
505 Northview Road
Waukesha, WI 53188
262-547-6821

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Food Service Training

Easter Seals can conduct a 10 day situational assessment or provide the training participant a six twelve week intensive training within our Commercial Catering Division.   The goal of the program is to assess current level of skills and also to develop new skills to move on to a career in the food service area.  Training takes place in cafeteria setting, catering events and within a commercial kitchen.

Food Service Aide - conducted in a cafeteria

Food Service Assistant - conducted in a commercial kitchen

Eligibility Criteria

Locations


Workforce Training Center
505 Northview Road
Waukesha, WI 53188
262-547-6821

Commercial Catering Kitchen
201 W. Wisconsin Avenue
Waukesha, WI 53186

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Landscaping Training

Easter Seals can provide intensive training for six to twelve weeks within our Commercial Landscape Division. Training participants work on a crew out at contracted job sites throughout Waukesha and Milwaukee Counties conducting ground maintenance and landscaping tasks.

Training skills include:

Eligibility Criteria

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Custodial Training

Easter Seals can provide intensive training for six to twelve weeks within our Commercials Cleaning Division. Training participants work on a crew at our contracted job sites throughout Waukesha and Milwaukee Counties.

Training skills include:

Eligibility Criteria

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