BOOST is Passage Home’s Internal Job Readiness Program for the Unemployed. BOOST serves as a training avenue to give Passage Home clients a “BOOST” and preparation skills training program to prepare them to be more successful as they enter the external partner organization employment training portion of Passage Home’s Workforce Development Program. BOOST includes training from Wake Technical Community College and Valerie Fields & Company. Clients will receive a Career Readiness Certificate upon completion. BOOST consists of a class of 10-15 participants in each cohort and will be conducted once a quarter.

Participants in BOOST will learn the following skills:

  • How to Get the Success You Want
  • CRC Preparatory Course
  • Intro to Computer Literacy for Job Seekers
  • NC Works Online:  Your Connections with Employers Starts Here Personal
  • Financial Management
  • CRC WorkKeys Test  
  • Your Employment Search, Stand Out Through Your Personal Brand
  • Resume Preparation
  • Interview Skills
  • Maintaining Employment
  • Everything Matters (-Valerie Fields & Company)