Workforce & Career Development 2018-01-10T20:53:47+00:00


The Workforce & Career Development program empowers individuals and families to become financially self-sufficient by providing career counseling, employment assistance, professional development workshops, occupational training, financial literacy, and long-term retention strategies.

Pathway to a Career Academy

Pathway to a Career Academy provides effective Cognitive Behavior Therapy that propels Austin Area Urban League clients to think differently regarding employment. Overall the goal is to provide state-of-the-art occupational training that will give all students an edge in competing in the Austin workforce arena. To enroll in the Pathway to a Career Academy contact the Austin Area Urban League.

Download the Pathway to a Career Handbook 

Occupational Training

The Austin Area Urban League offers workforce development and training services for clients seeking to obtain new skills and in some cases, industry-recognized certifications in the following areas:

  • Healthcare
  • Construction/OSHA Training
  • Customer Service & Administration
  • Hospitality
  • Computer Skills

Our services are FREE. Your “cost” is your time and dedication!

“We may encounter many defeats but we must not be defeated.”

Maya Angelou