Now that you have met your educational goals, improved your English or earned a High School Equivalency Certificate, perhaps you are thinking about putting your new skills and credential to work for you. There are many resources available, whether you decide to further your education through training or earning a college certificate or degree, or you want to pursue a new job.
Adult Basic Education & Workplace Literacy at Bristol Community College is helping Adult and ESOL Learners to take next-steps toward postsecondary education, career planning and training necessary to succeed in the 21st century.
Our next-steps programs include:
- Classes that help learners prepare and succeed in college
- college math readiness
- college writing readiness
- Career exploration
- Job club
- Job shadowing
Your ABE program has access to a variety of Career Planning tools and can direct you to materials to help you prepare for the college placement test or Accuplacer.
If you are considering short term training or job placement, you should know that your ABE program staff have partnerships with the Bristol One Stop Career Centers in Fall River, Taunton and Attleboro.
BCC can help you prepare for work with useful information provided by the BCC Career Service Center
The Massachusetts Division of Career Services (DCS) is pleased to offer the Massachusetts Career Information System (MassCIS) free on-line to all Massachusetts residents. MassCIS is designed to provide occupational and educational information to help people make better-informed career and school choices.
Massachusetts residents can visit Mass Career Services to learn more.