The Mission of the Pittsburgh Disability Employment Project for Freedom is to provide a business directed training resulting in competitive employment for people with disabilities.
The program is a business driven education-to-work program that departs from conventional training programs by reversing the typical model and focusing on the human resource needs of the business community, and then providing a matching training program to prepare candidates to fill these needs.
Learn valuable customer service skills (NO collections/telemarketing), Windows 7, Microsoft Office, computer security and more.
Gain job hunting skills, develop a resume, polish interviewing and public speaking skills.
Develop soft skills for workplace success: critical thinking, problem solving, communication, attitude, teamwork and ethics.
Discuss employment goals and opportunities, and meet with our corporate partners for possible recruitment.
We held our first employer education event in March, FOCUS ON ABILI...