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The Opportunity Junction Job Training and Placement Program begins new classes three times a year. We will take applications for the next class on:

  • Monday, May 2, 2016 (3102 Delta Fair Blvd., Antioch)
  • Monday, May 9, 2016 (3102 Delta Fair Blvd., Antioch)
  • Monday, May 16, 2016 (3102 Delta Fair Blvd., Antioch)
  • Thursday, May 5, 2016 (3105 Willow Pass Rd., Bay Point)

Application sessions start promptly at 10 am (arriving by 9:30 am is recommended). The next class begins May 31, 2016. You can link to our full schedule here or see detailed information for applicants here.

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What to do if you want to apply for the Job Training and Placement Program:

  • Get the 4-page information packet by coming to our office at 3102 Delta Fair Blvd., Antioch, or
 click here to view and/or print it, or call 925-776-1133.
  • Are you a CalWORKs participant? Let your worker know that you're interested in our program.
  • Plan to be here for two hours, beginning with an informational presentation that takes 30- 45 minutes and should answer most of your questions about the program. You can ask questions and get personal advice about whether the program would be a good fit for you.
  • Complete the process. Complete a reading assessment and a personal interview. If you can't come at the scheduled time, call to re-schedule.
  • You'll hear from us! Space in the Job Training and Placement Program is limited. We'll notify you by mail regarding acceptance or non-acceptance. Letters go out on the Friday after the last application date (see dates at top of this page).

Click here to see more free and low-cost job training resources in Contra Costa County.


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