Workforce Development News in Riverdale
Accession Distribution Training and Staffing graduated 10 female veterans from its forklift operations training program on December 14, 2017. Accession Distribution Training and Staffing is a non-profit organization located in Riverdale. The organization’s mission is to train the unemployed and underemployed, at-risk youth, veterans, seniors, and returning citizens (ex-offenders) in the fields of logistics, forklift operations, heavy industrial equipment operations, and construction hauling. The graduates completed a 3 day training, funded by a Veterans Administration grant. On hand was a PepsiCo/Gatorade human resources representative to prep the women on interviewing skills. Previous program graduates have been connected with jobs at PepsiCo/Gatorade.
Congratulations to the participants as they move forward in their new careers!