Workforce & Career Development 2017-10-11T13:34:15+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 

Download the course schedule

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