Are you interested in preparing for a career in Boston’s thriving hospitality or culinary industries? The Bridge to Hospitality program helps job-seekers acquire the skills they need for successful careers in these fields – and helps you learn how to manage your finances as well. Bridge to Career participants earn certifications in such areas as American Red Cross First Aid, CPR, and food safety and develop their skills in computer proficiency, job readiness, customer service, and conflict resolution. Successful graduates go on to develop industry-specific skills with training partners NECAT, BEST Hospitality Training Center, Community Servings, Community Work Services or the Salvation Army Boston Kroc Center.  This program is based at the Roxbury Center for Financial Empowerment at 7 Palmer Street, Roxbury, MA and meets from 9 – 3:00 on weekdays.

If you are looking to re-enter the workforce and want to build your confidence or skills base, this is the program for you!

Program benefits include:

  • Financial coaching (18 – 24 months)
  • Employment coaching (18 – 24 months)
  • Credit building or repair (as needed)
  • Free tax preparation

The next class begins in December 2019.   To apply for the Bridge to Hospitality career program, contact Sharon at 617.541.2612.

The Bridge to Hospitality career program is made available through a grant from the Massachusetts Gaming Commission.