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REINVENT YOURSELF.

Recently Unemployed or Facing a Layoff?



Our Worker Retraining Program can help you pay for school while training for a new career during these uncertain times.
Get financial aid, advising, and other resources while you upgrade your skills or train for a new job.




Access training to help you find a job.

We offer a variety of certificates and degrees. They range from six months to two years.

Explore Certificates and Degrees

Are you trying to figure out what career path is best for you?

Check out Career Coach

We can also help you when you talk with a Worker Retraining Specialist.


Unemployment Benefits

  • If you are collecting unemployment benefits, the Worker Retraining Program can connect you to unemployment programs that allow you to collect unemployment benefits while attending school full time.
  • We also serve those who have exhausted unemployment benefits, self-employed, now unemployed, Veterans, and those vulnerable to layoff.

Most importantly, we will help you navigate these and many other resources.



Contact Us


Gina Certain

425.640.1433 | gcertain@edcc.edu

Linda Pendergraft

425.640.1005 | linda.pendergraft@edcc.edu

Live Chat

The State Worker Retraining Program can provide job training for people who wish to gain additional training in their existing field or get started on a new career path.

ZOOM appointments available by request. Email Gina Certain at gcertain@edcc.edu.



Last Updated: 6/29/20