Job Training Program Expands

The military trains you when you enter service. Now, an initiative coming out of the corporate and education sectors wants to get you certified for your first civilian job as you’re leaving service.

Backed by the man behind the Starbucks empire, the ambitious program was announced last spring as being designed to help troops — and spouses — first identify a career path in growth industries, then get specific training and certification that will help them land a job in those industries before they even hang up their uniforms. Now, more details are available.

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