HRD Employability LAB (HRD 3002)

Caldwell Community College & Technical Institute
Please note: After registering for the lab, please feel free to attend the lab anytime during the hours listed below.

Hudson Campus, Room F155
Monday & Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (after 5:00 pm by appointment only)
Thursday and Friday from 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Watauga Continuing Education Center, Room 109
Monday - Thursday from 12:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

  1.  KeyTrain    
  2.  Computer Literacy  

KeyTrain & WorkKeys

Obtain Your Career Readiness Certificate Now!
The KeyTrain system includes targeted, self-paced instruction, pre- and post-assessments. These components can be used to help individuals learn, practice and demonstrate the skills they need to succeed in the jobs and careers they desire. The WorkKeys® Employment System is a comprehensive system for measuring, communicating and improving the common skills (e.g. Reading, Math, Locating Information) required for success in the workplace. WorkKeys identifies basic skills required to be successful in a given position or career.

Keyboarding and Job Search Skills
Students may work at their own pace on resume writing, job search and applications. Students may use Mavis Beacon to enhance their keyboarding skills.

Computer Literacy

Students will learn basic computer literacy skills to include basic navigational skills, introduction to Microsoft Word and simple formatting.

For more information, please call the Caldwell County NCWorks Career Planning and Placement Center at 828-759-4680 or visit us in F155 (John Forlines Building). No cost to individuals who meet ONE of the conditions below:

  • Unemployed
  • Received notice of a pending layoff
  • Working and eligible for Federal Earned Income Tax Credit
  • Working and earning at/below 200% of Federal poverty guidelines