Project IOWA

Project IOWA prepares participants for the real world jobs of today’s economy.
Our specialized job training combines the “hard” skill training that employers require with the “soft” skill development that is needed for participants to experience long term success as employees. This training involves significant commitments of time, dedication and skill from the participants. It works when the participants graduate with the confidence, character and technical skills to be great employees.

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Project IOWA prepares participants for the real world jobs of today’s economy. The training provided combines the “hard” skill training that employers require with the “soft” skill development that is needed for participants to experience long term success as employees. This training involves significant commitments of time, dedication and skill from the participants. It works when the participants graduate with the confidence, character and skills to be great employees.

Participate

Project IOWA is seeking new people to join the next group of participants to learn professional trade skills, personal management skills and networking connections for your next job.

Partners

Project IOWA partners have committed to participate in developing an initiative that nurtures, promotes and trains valuable employees who seek careers in growing industries in Central Iowa. If your organization would like to partner with Project Iowa, contact 280-1502.

Frequently Asked Questions

We have posted answers to the questions we hear the most. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to us directly.

Next Step

Your next step to participate in Project Iowa is to attend an Info Session. Info sessions are held once a month. Click on the appropriate button below.  Des Moines ResidentsOutside Des Moines

Meet with Us

Meet with Us

Informational meetings are held on the last Thursday of each month in Des Moines. Check the 'Participate' page for more info.

How Project Iowa works

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