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CEO of Your Own Life

Meet Steve, a Career Skills Alumni.

Our job skills training for adults with disabilities program is instruction-led live training with principles based on adult learning through interactive exercises on how to understand and apply soft skills. Participants will build personal and professional development tools that improve productivity, job satisfaction, and retention. Our courses are tailored to the participant’s abilities and aspirations to help deliver lifelong career skills. MDI’s career skills program supercharges workplace vitality throughout our community.

Course Types Offered

Build Employee Soft Skills

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Participants receive a skilled trainer, valuable training materials, an educational workbook, and engaging activities to gain life-long career skills. Upon completion, individuals are invited to a recognition event and obtain a certification of completion.

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Remote Classroom

Our virtual career skills program offers employers a chance to see their team improve collaboration, increase productivity, and create a more satisfied workforce. We’ll help you lower turnover rates while teaching valuable soft skills.

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Virtual Reality

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Anytime, Anywhere, Accessible Training for All



Unified Work Academy | Rochester
June 6-9, 2022
Class Time: 9:00AM
- 3:00PM

Location: Hilton Garden Inn, Rochester, MN (Embassy Room)

Fun & interactive class that develops and enhances the career skills you need to join the workforce and advance your career.

Career Skills 101
June 13-29, 2022 (M/W/F)
Class Time: 10:00AM
- 12:00PM

Class Sessions: June 13, 15, 17, 20, 22, 24, 27, 29

Facilitator Orientation: June 8, 2022; 10:00 - 11:30 AM

Career Skills 101
August 1-11, 2022 (M/T/W/Th)
Class Time: 10:00AM
- 12:00PM

Class Sessions: August 1, 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11

Facilitator Orientation: July 27, 2022; 10:00 - 11:30 AM

Career Skills 101
September 6-15, 2022 (8 sessions)
Class Time: 10:00AM
- 12:00PM

Class Sessions: Sept. 6, 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14, 15

Facilitator Orientation: Sept. 1, 2022; 10:00 - 11:30 AM