Back to Work: Health sciences, commercial driver’s licenses, and opportunity for foster youth

Take a look at our latest workforce findings

If you are looking for an opportunity in California, Iowa, Michigan, North Dakota, or Oregon – there might be something here for you. Every week, WorkingNation looks for jobs and training programs around the country. We share our latest finds.

From California: KPBS reports a San Diego job training program focuses on providing foster youth access to the workforce.

From Iowa: The Trucker reports a new grant program will make it easier for some community college students to obtain their commercial driver’s licenses.

From Michigan: MLive reports a new state initiative offers students up to $4,000 in scholarship funds for in-demand jobs training.

From North Dakota: KFYR reports high school students in Bismarck have the opportunity for hands-on learning related to health sciences careers.

From Oregon: Oregon Business reports Portland Community College has launched a mobile welding training program – in a traveling truck.

Did you miss our previous Back to Work stories from around the country? Catch up here.