Services We Can Provide

Whether in-person or remote, Goodwill Career Consultants are here to help you on your career path.

The goodwill Columbus workforce development team is here to serve you with the necessary training for your first or next best job. If you're ready to take the next step, complete the form and one of our team members will be in touch with you!

All of our certification programs include:

  • Assistance obtaining & retaining employment
  • Support in continuing on the career path
  • Career/Skills Assessment and creation of an individualized career development plan
  • Career Development or Work Readiness Training

We can provide you with the following classes at no cost to you.

 Healthcare (STNA) Certification (drop down)

  • 5 weeks of free part-time training (4 weeks classes, 2 days of clinical)
  • STNA State Training & Certification Test (Includes written questions and skills demonstration)
  • Average starting wages exceeding $14 / hour

Hospitality, Lodging & Retail

  • Two-week Career Boot Camp.
  • Occupational Training leading to industry recognized credentials.

CompTIA A+ Certification

  • Education and certification in the hardware and operating systems of phones, tablets, laptops, desktops and servers in a professional classroom setting.
  • Choose your class time
  • Day classes: 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday for 10 weeks,
  • Night Classes: 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday for 13 weeks

Google IT Support Professional

  • Classes teach students about 6 core content ideas such as security, automation, and IT fundamentals.
  • This six-course certificate program – a dynamic mix of video lectures and hands-on labs—can help you start your career in IT in an entry-level role in IT support.
  • Students will learn about customer service, networking, operating systems, systems administration, automation and security and trouble shooting.
  • This self-paced online course takes two to nine months to complete and can be done at the student’s own pace.


Facebook Social Media Marketing Professional Certificate

  • 4-5 months at about 5-10 hours/week
  • Students will learn: Introduction to Social Media Marketing, Social Media Management, Fundamentals of Social Media Advertising, Advertising with Facebook, Measure and Optimize Social Media Marketing Campaigns and Facebook Social Media Marketing Capstone