November 6, 2019
Free Online Courses
Workforce Readiness (English & Español)
ResourceMFG is partnering with Penn Foster to offer career-focused courses free of charge to our associates who have worked 80 hours or more. Taking these courses will allow you to increase your skills, to demonstrate your focus and discipline, and to show a dedication to self-improvement.
Click the icons below to learn more about a few of the courses we offer! For a full list of Better WorkLife Academy courses, visit the ResourceMFG website.
The Better WorkLife Academy has changed my life in so many ways. I am able to gain the knowledge and skills while I’m at work. I know a few teenagers struggle with money, work, school etc.
Thanks to you guys I don’t have to go through that.
Better WorkLife Academy Enrollee
A look back at our August 2019 Better WorkLife Day
ResourceMFG, a specialty division of EmployBridge, is the nation’s largest staffing company focused exclusively on the manufacturing industry, providing talent in production, quality, maintenance, supervision and all levels of management. As America’s largest industrial staffing firm, EmployBridge and its specialty divisions serve the supply chain and service industries – combining the advantages of national scale, industry-specific expertise and in-depth market knowledge.
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This course covers specific skills relevant to the field like predictive and preventative maintenance, before addressing specific equipment like pumps, lubrication, bearings and seals.
This package teaches the core components of learning to weld. It covers the tools as well as the techniques for arc welding, SMAW and gas welding. This is not recommended for people just beginning their journey, it is targeted to individuals who have experience (or have taken prerequisites) that have taught them skills like prints, currents and tools, who are looking at gaining more formal welding knowledge.
This course teaches the basics necessary to be ready to work in a production environment. Covering production specific topics like measurements and tools, this course provides a solid overview of key manufacturing concepts and prepares students to work in entry level manufacturing roles or for a more advanced course.
In this course you will practice basic writing skills and grammar, and how to create effective business documents that will help you perform on the job. Learn about different types of communications from business letters to memos and how to produce accurate, attractive, and effective final documents.
Refresh your soft skills - the "power skills" you need to stand out in any job with online lessons covering teamwork, planning and organizing, productivity tools, integrity, customer focus, and more.
Refresque sus habilidades - las “habilidades de poder” que Ud. necesita para destacar en cualquier trabajo con lecciones del internet que cubren trabajo en equipo, planificación y organización, herramientas de productividad, integridad, enfoque al cliente, y más.
A look back at our Novemeber 6th
Better WorkLife Day
(Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
This online Microsoft® Office 2013 Certificate will help you improve your computer application skills in a variety of office work environments. You'll learn how to use Microsoft® Word™, Excel®, and PowerPoint®, as well as how to integrate Microsoft® Office applications.
English & Español
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HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA PRoGRAM
LIFE SKILLS STUDIO
Beyond the Academy:
Meet Our New Better WorkLife Programs
A high school diploma opens doors for workers and is an important hiring foundation for many employers and workplaces. Through our industry-leading learning partner, Penn Foster, we offer all applicants and associates an affordable, online pathway to high school graduation. Applicants and associates can learn more here.
Life Skills Studio
We know that the most productive and satisfied workers are those who are confident in their skills and competent in managing their lives. Through our Life Skills Studio, we offer free, online personal development classes in areas such as budgeting, health, stress management, relationship building, and communication.
We have several ground-breaking programs under development in partnership with the Department of Labor, including the nation’s first temporary-to-permanent staff apprenticeship pilot.
About the programs
•These apprenticeships are sector-based programs in fields such as manufacturing, logistics, healthcare, information technology, and automotive.
•Apprenticeships provide high school and college graduates the opportunity to learn high-paying skills.
On August 21, 2019, we hosted our 2nd annual nation-wide hiring event -- Better WorkLife Day. Branches across the country opened their doors to welcome hundreds of candidates for on-the-spot interviews, job application assistance and to register current associates for the Better WorkLife Academy and Life Skills Studio. On that day alone we had over 100 Life Skills Studio enrollees and filled thousands of open job assignments.
Check back in for more information about our next Better WorkLife Day!
Find Your Local Branch
On November 6, we hosted a nation-wide hiring event. Branches across the country opened their doors to welcome as many candidates for on-the-spot interviews, application assistance, and to register current associates for the Better WorkLife Academy and the Life Skills Studio.
A special thanks to all our branches for participating and everyone who stopped by!