Careers

Professional Skills

Professional skills development can help you to get and keep work supporting others in a wide range of professional fields. These positions can support financial, educational, or public relations functions in many different types of industry sectors. These careers typically require both technical skill and knowledge about systems and practices and an understanding of how to form effective relationships with diverse groups of people.

Types of Classes Offered

  • Step up to Administrative Assisting
  • Intro to Quickbooks
  • Cosmetology
  • Prepare to be a Paraprofessional

Our Training Centers with Programs and Certifications in Professional Skills:

Administrative Assistants: $22.29/hr
Bookkeeper: $23.67/hr
Cosmetologist: $22.69/hr
Education Paraprofessional: $38,620/yr

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Upcoming Classes

Advancing Your Leadership Journey

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: October 3, 2024
End Date: October 24, 2024
Class Days: Thursday,
Time:  8:30am-12:30pm

Navigating leadership amidst challenges is no easy feat. Prepare to excel with our second-tier Leadership Journey series. Discover strategies to prioritize personal wellness while fostering employee well-being and driving organizational …

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy Adult Education
Training Type: in-person

Conversational Japanese

Type of Class: online
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Varies,

Whether you want to learn conversational Japanese for travel or just for fun, you’ll find this course makes it easy and enjoyable for beginners to master the essentials of the …

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: Burlington Technical Center
Training Type: online

Paralegal Training

Type of Class: hybrid
This is a flex class, with ongoing enrollment.
Class Days: Varies,

Paralegals play a vital role in the legal profession. These qualified professionals take on a variety of tasks ranging from legal research to drafting legal documents in traditional law office …

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: Burlington Technical Center
Training Type: hybrid

Starting Your Leadership Journey

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: September 16, 2024
End Date: October 21, 2024
Class Days: Monday,
Time:  8:30am-12:30pm

New to leadership? Just promoted but lacking experience? Feeling lost after being elevated from within? It’s time to equip yourself for success! Elevate your team to new heights with our …

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy Adult Education
Training Type: in-person

Supporting Employees During Change Part 1&2

Type of Class: in-person
Start Date: November 4, 2024
End Date: November 18, 2024
Class Days: Monday,
Time:  8:30am - 12:30pm

Empower your team amidst transition with “Supporting Employees Through Change.” Gain essential strategies to foster resilience, maintain morale, and drive productivity during periods of transformation. Equip yourself with actionable techniques …

Career Field: Professional Skills
Training Center: St. Johnsbury Academy Adult Education
Training Type: in-person
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