Join with workforce programs committed to connecting you to high-demand opportunities.

Career Accelerator Workshops

Participate in career-building workshops and courses to advance your personal and professional skills. Career Accelerator Workshops are brief, facilitated workshops designed to boost soft skills, employability skills, and job readiness skills. Check out our facility calendar to participate in upcoming classes.

Training Programs

We offer a wide range of career-building opportunities in high-demand sectors and industries, from Hospitality to Information Technology to Skilled Trades, access the Right credentials to create the Right path to the Right career.

Digital Learning Lab

​In partnership with Comcast and Microsoft, Inc., Westside Works has launched a Digital Learning Lab operated by TechBridge Inc., as a solution to increase customers’ access, engagement, and technical skills with the ever evolving and rapidly changing world of technology. Come in and Tech it Out!

Career Advisement

Elevate your career with new skills. Schedule an appointment with the Atlanta Center for Self-Sufficiency’s Career Advisement team to prepare for your next employment opportunity. Book an appointment today!



Training Programs


Are you ready for a career in construction?

The Construction Ready and Construction Ready Plus Programs are NCCER accredited boot-camp style training that offers entry to advanced level skills in construction trades. Participation is FREE to eligible applicants residing in the metropolitan Atlanta, Augusta, Macon, and Columbus regions of Georgia.



Jump start your culinary career!

The Westside Culinary Academy is designed to equip individuals new and experienced in the restaurant industry with training and certifications. This program is an immersive experience, a hands-on learning experience in a commercial kitchen. Are you interested in making art with food? Learning fundamental cooking skills?  Does restaurant management interest you? If so, sign up to enroll into the Westside Works Culinary Academy today!

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Open doors to your career in tech!

Sign up for tuition-free technology skills training courses offered by Per Scholas and gain access to a broad employer network to jump-start your tech career. Per Scholas tech training courses range from entry to advanced levels and will prepare you for successful careers in technology through hands-on instruction, including industry-recognized certifications, professional skills training, and job placement support.

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Shaping a different future with Healthcare Careers.

Sign-up for tuition-free training to become a Certified Phlebotomy Technician or Clinical Medical Assistant. Training program prepares students to work in variety of healthcare settings



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