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Workforce Training Solutions
225 S. Main St.
Polsky 489
Akron, OH 44325-4104

Office: 330-972-7577
Fax: 330-972-7598

Fall/Spring Hours
8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday - Friday

Summer Hours
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday

For any additional information or inquiries on The University of Akron Workforce Training Solutions – Individual Microcredential Assistance Program (IMAP) please contact our office directly at 330-972-7577. IMAP Programs Available

Featured Courses

MS Office Specialist: Excel Expert

Starts April 20, 2021


Become an Excel Expert!  Our class meets six times and is online, led by our instructor.  Even if you are a beginner, this class will start with the basic concepts of Excel and with each class, you will build on your knowledge.  Once you complete all six classes, you will receive an Certificate of Completion as an MS Office Specialist: Excel Expert.  If you are unemployed/underemployed, you may be eligible for funding through the State of Ohio's IMAP grant.

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Supervision 101

May 5 & 7, 2021

group training

In just 8 hours, this program is designed to enable first-time leaders a chance to figure out what is required to be a good leader. We will tackle the topics that can trip up a new supervisor including, communications, delegation, conflict, and team building. This class meets online, for two 4-hour sessions.

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SHRM Essentials

April 23 & 30, 2021


Human resource issues impact every company in some way. That's why it's important to understand the fundamental issues surrounding HR today. This course provides an introductory overview of the human resource function. Whether you are new to HR or if HR is one of many roles you fulfill at your company, this program covers the key HR topics you need to know.

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Customized Corporate Training

We'll bring the classroom to your location!

Companies are distinct and differentiated in their needs and requirements. We actively look to form a working, responsive partnership with your organization to assist with developing and implementing new strategies that will achieve new goals or solve current problems.

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