This 12-week program will provide you with the resources and tools to enhance skills through CAMINOS workshop and Google Career Certificates.Our main goal is to create opportunities for the Latinx community to learn new digitalskillsand earn competitive wages in the tech industry and related fields.
Through this training, participants will complete professional skills modules and coursework in Coursera to earn a certification in one of the followingProject Management, IT Support, UX Design or Data Analytics.
The program is offered three times a year:
Spring ( January-April)
Skills-growth program that covers topics like communication, critical thinking, leadership, and organizational skills, among others.
Meet & network with employers
CAMINOS Workshop: resume, cover letter and mock interviews
Connect with specialists
High School Diploma or GED
English as a second language (Intermediate to advance level)
18 years or older
Authorized to work in the US
Pass the Digital Literacy Assessment
High Interest in tech careers
As part of the program, eligible participants will get a scholarship, access to Coursera platform for 6 months,access to resources like career coaching, a temporary laptop loan (up to 6 months)as well as case management support for 6 months up to a year. After completing the certificate, the participant gets employment placement support in job openings available with, but not limited to, our partners like Findorff, Alliant Energy, Summit Credit Union, City of Madison, Dane County, and more.