Ben, Culinary Arts

Ben, a student in the Culinary Arts program at JobTrain, was keeping a secret from his instructor, Chef Adam Weiner: “The most interesting thing about Ben was he never mentioned to me that his father was a key employee at JobTrain.  I didn’t find out until several...

Vanessa, Project Build

In the March 2014 issue of The Northern California Carpenter magazine, “Celebrating Women in the Trade” – JobTrain’s own Project Build graduate Vanessa is featured on the cover. Vanessa is a member of Local 217 and has worked at the Harry Tracy...

Susie, GED and Medical Office Program

Susie came to JobTrain determined to gain the education and job skills she needed to succeed. The first step in her journey was to earn her GED.  With hard work and support from her GED instructor, she earned her GED in less than 2 months. Susie would go on to...

Dan, Culinary Arts

Dan is working at the Everest Restaurant, located on the 40th floor of the Chicago Stock Exchange. “I’m happier than ever that I went through the culinary program at JobTrain. Most of the other cooks at Everest attended a more “elite” culinary school. My...