Career Pathway Programs

Page updated on Aug 16, 2016 at 11:29 AM

Career Pathway Training Opportunities

Medical and Groundsman Training Programs - WDC, in conjunction with Alexandria City Public Schools Adult Training Center, are offering training programs for Certified Medical Administrative Assistant, Certified Pharmacy Technician and Energy Career Pathway. Eligibility requirements are as follows:

  • City of Alexandria resident
  • U.S. Citizen or lawfully eligible to work in the U.S.
  • Meet income eligibility

For more details about these programs click here. To schedule an appointment to see if you are eligible, contact Lenwood Roberts at 703.746.5884 or email lenwood.roberts@alexandriava.gov.


Culinary Arts Program  - WDC, in conjunction with Together We Bake and D.C. Central Kitchen , are offering a culinary arts program. Eligibility requirements are as follows:

  • City of Alexandria resident
  • 18 years or over
  • In compliance with the provisions of the Military Selective Service Act
  • U.S. Citizen or lawfully eligible to work in the U.S.
  • Meet income eligibility

For more details about these programs click here. To schedule an appointment to see if you are eligible, contact Lenwood Roberts at 703.746.5884 or email lenwood.roberts@alexandriava.gov.


STEM Program (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Program) - A 5 Week Computer Technology Industry Association (CompTIA) “A+” Certification training at GMU for youth and young adults with disabilities. Eligibility requirements are as follows:

  • City of Alexandria resident
  • Youth or Young Adult ages 16-24
  • U.S. Citizen or lawfully eligible to work in the U.S.
  • Meet income eligibility

For more details about this program and to schedule an appointment to see if you are eligible contact Tiffany Gray at 703.746.6046 or email tiffany.gray@alexandriava.gov.

For a full look at the Career Pathways Programs click here.


Jiffy Lube Program

Jiffy Lube has partnered with WDC to implement a training program that will lead to employment. The organization will train individuals through their private university, while working at a local at a local Jiffy Lube. Eligibility requirements are as follows:

  • City of Alexandria resident
  • U.S. Citizen or lawfully eligible to work in the U.S.
  • Meet income eligibility
  • GED or high school diploma by June 2016
  • Drivers license or learners permit
  • 18 years of age (willing to accept younger if individual has a license)
  • Highly motivated and willing to learn

For more details about this program contact Tiffany Gray at 703.746.6046 or email tiffany.gray@alexandriava.gov.


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