Any company or agency interested in Workforce Development is encouraged to contact UNM Gallup Community Based Education and Workforce Development (CBEWD). We will work with all agencies to develop qualified workforce to fill the job need of the local service area.

The department is constantly updating the application folder for instructors to teach heavy equipment and general construction and other workforce areas. Call Rebecca Johnson at (505) 863-7765 if you think you have the background, knowledge, skills, and ability to teach in these areas.

NM Workforce Connections:
UNM Gallup (505) 726-6336


Registration Form

To register for Workforce Development courses, please submit a completed Workforce Development Registration Form


Contact

Denise Silva, Program Coordinator
(505) 863.7738 - dsilva@unm.edu
Location: Calvin Hall Center room 200


Courses:

Fiber Optic Combo



Fiber Optic Combo

Course Description:

In addition to all the hands-on-training offered in the entry level course this program addresses:

ISP-Construction: Fiber installation, bend radius, wall entry, bonding/grounding, permits, codes, regulations, rack & patch installation, conduits/risers, storage panels, labeling/documentation, splice trays, termination box, MDU/DMARK and more.

OSP-Construction: UG/OH installation, underground (line locates/one call, depth, trace line, compaction ratio), trenching, fiber specs, equipment, fiber pull, maintenance loops and more.

Training Date:

October 22 - 26, 2018
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


Course Fee:

$2290.00


Fiber Optic Combo flyer


ASHI CPR, AED, and Basic First Aid Combination Training


CPR Course

ASHI CPR, AED, and Basic First Aid Combination Training

Course Description:

The ASHI CPR, AED, and Basic First Aid combination training program helps students develop the knowledge, skills and the confidence to respond to a medical emergency. This 4-5 hour class is an excellent choice for both the community and workplace setting, and conforms to the 2015 Guidelines Update for CPR, ECC, and First Aid.

Training Dates:

  • Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday, Nov. 17, 2018
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Saturdays, Dec. 8, 2018
    9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Course Fee:

$ 69.00

First Aid Combo Training flyer


Class A CDL License with Hazmat


Commercial Driver's License

Class A CDL License with Hazmat

Course Description:

Get your Commercial Driver's License in just 7 – 8 weeks!

Begin your first steps toward a promising and high demand career in commercial driving industry. Careers starting at 30K – 40K annually!

Commercial Driver's License flyer

Required:

  • Valid New Mexico or Arizona Driver's License
  • Current Driving Record with NO pending citations and NO DWI's - within 5 years.

Eligibility

Tuition assistance may be available for those that qualify. Please contact your local agencies eligibility.


Class B License with Passenger Endorsement


Class B License with Passenger Endorsement

Class B License with Passenger Endorsement

Course Description:

  • Get your Class B License with Passenger Endorsement in just 3 weeks!
  • High demand career in commercial driving industry.
  • First year - earn a base salary approximately $30,000 – $40,000 annually!

Class B License with Passenger Endorsement flyer

Required:

  • Valid New Mexico or Arizona Driver's License
  • Current Driving Record with NO pending citations and NO DWI's - within 5 years.

Eligibility

Tuition assistance may be available for those that qualify. Please contact your local agencies eligibility.