• “The best way to predict the future
    is to create it!”
    – Abraham Lincoln

Prepare for an in-demand job with industry-recognized certifications

Are you ready to prepare for a career and increase your immediate earning potential? Thanks to the generosity of donors, community partners, and Region 20, Restore Education offers free workforce training certification programs for in-demand fields. We offer several options for earning a certification as you work towards your high school equivalency credential or college enrollment.

Administrative Assistant

Are you detail oriented and interested in working in an office setting? Consider earning a certification as an administrative assistant. Administrative assistants support staff and assist with clerical tasks and administrative duties including preparing documents, scheduling appointments, answering phones, creating documents on the computer, and filing.


Do you want to be your own boss? Learn more about starting and owning a business, as well as how to create your own business plan in this flexible certification program.

Certified Nurse’s Assistant (CNA)

Do you enjoy caring for others? Becoming a certified nurse’s assistant is a great stepping-stone into the growing healthcare field. According the Bureau of Labor, “Nursing assistants, or nursing aides, help provide basic care for patients in hospitals and residents of long-term care facilities, such as nursing homes. Overall employment of nursing assistants is projected to grow 11% from 2016 to 2026, faster than the average for all occupations.”

Hospitality Management

Are you interested in working in the hospitality industry? Consider becoming a certified Guest room Attendant or Front Desk Representative and enter this field with strong possibilities for upward mobility and management positions.

Information Technology - IT

Are you looking to get started in Information Technology? IT is a growing San Antonio industry and this training will get you in on the ground level. Computer User Support Specialists provide frontline support to end-users, delivering quality customer service with technical knowledge. Plus, get certified by CompTIA, a leader in IT certifications. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, this growing field is projected to increase by 26% from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations.


Do you want to work in an in-demand healthcare field? Consider a career in Phlebotomy. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment of phlebotomists is projected to grow 25% from 2016 to 2026. Phlebotomists draw blood for tests, transfusions, research, or blood donations.


How Do I Know If This Program Is For Me?

  • You are 17 years or older (HS diploma or HSE required for medical programs)
  • You are ready to move forward in a new career or enhance your industry knowledge
  • You are interested in healthcare, business, construction, or hospitality and are ready to commit to what you start
Sign up today to learn more about Restore Education’s current workforce training certifications, eligibility details, and class schedules.

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Upgrade your education and career prospects as you enhance your immediate earning potential with workforce training.

Get Ready for College

Consider utilizing your workforce training program to give you a leg up in the college classroom. Increase your earning potential even more by continuing your education. Learn how to pass your entrance exams, select programs of study, complete a college application, apply for financial aid, and more!

Earn Your High School Equivalency

Unemployment rates among those without a high school equivalency are 30.3% for youth and 7.4% for adults over 24. Enroll in our flexible, individualized, and free HSE preparation program and put yourself on a pathway to stable employment with sustainable wages.


Help Young Adults
Reach Their Potential

Generous volunteers and donors are at the heart of all we do. Your gift of time, financial support, or both, puts at-risk students on a pathway to a life-sustaining career. Please consider partnering with us to ensure that at-risk students who turn to Restore Education will have access to the education they need to reach their full potential. Together, we can create brighter futures for our students, their families, and our community.