A Nonprofit Community Enterprise

Training Programs Overview

Our programs offer an opportunity for adult and youth who have barriers to employment to hone job skills and prepare for a successful work life as productive members of their communities.

Training Programs

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Career Start

  • Customer Service & Retail
  • Household Goods Store
  • Office Administration
  • Computers & Electronics
  • Overlook Cafe
  • Large Appliances Repair
  • Electronics & Small Appliances

Career Path

  • Manufacturing
  • Personal & Professional Development

Construction Intensives

  • Construction 101
  • Weatherization 101

Every Body Works AmeriCorps

  • AmeriCorps Service


  • Virtual Workshops
  • Virtual Work Based Learning
  • Virtual Culinary Camp
  • Summer Programming

Work Readiness Training

  • Office Administration
  • Major Appliance Repair
  • Manufacturing
  • Customer Service & Retail Management

Remote/Online Training

Remote Office Administration Training

  • Online Training
  • Essential Computer Skills
  • Essential Software Skills
  • Using Technology in Daily Life
  • Personal & Professional Development

Remote Customer Service Training

  • On-site
  • Retail
  • Cash Register & Cash Handling
  • Skills
  • Major Appliance
  • Refrigeration
  • Certification
  • Customer Service

Remote Microsoft Certification Prep

  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft Power Point


  • Construction Training
  • Advanced Manufacturing Training

At ReSOURCE we work closely with our students and trainees to ensure that individual needs are accommodated and high standards are maintained, while serving a diverse range of individuals who need new skills and an opportunity to succeed. Explore our programs listed below to learn what program is right for you!

Career Start

Career Start allows in-school youth to develop the personal and professional skills necessary to succeed in the job market through a customized training based on each individual’s needs.



Prepares high school students for the workforce with real world work experience in the ReSOURCE store locations, as well as monthly Personal and Professional Development classes.

  • Location: All
  • Enrollment: Open
  • Stipend: $55.00 monthly
  • Duration: Full or half school year

Career Path

Career Path serves youth with barriers to employment through hands-on training to prepare for full-time, permanent employment in manufacturing.



Prepares youth 18-24 in their senior year or recently graduated for the workforce with real world work experience, as well as monthly Personal and Professional Development classes and job placement.

  • Location: Burlington, Hyde Park, Williston
  • Enrollment: August/September 
  • Stipend: $55.00 biweekly stipend 
  • Duration: Full school year

Construction Intensives

Providing tool handling, safety techniques and technical knowledge for obtaining high-paying jobs in the construction trades.



These six week workshop intensives are designed to equip individuals with the skills necessary for entry level job readiness in carpentry, construction, and weatherization.


  • Location: Burlington, Lamoille County
  • Enrollment: Open
  • Stipend: Yes
  • Duration: 6 weeks

Every Body Works

Every Body Works serve as AmeriCorps members, addressing the state wide issue of high unemployment rates for Vermonters with disabilities through economic opportunity.



Every Body Works AmeriCorps program offers service based learning experiences which prepare Vermonters to successfully enter the workforce.


  • Location: Williston, Burlington, Barre, & Hyde Park
  • Enrollment: September
  • Stipend: Yes
  • Duration: X hrs of service


Learn, Earn, and Prosper (LEAP) provides blind or visually impaired youth the opportunity to gain the skills needed to become independent, confident, and productive with the outcome of increased employability.



Provides youth 16-24 years old, who are blind or visually impaired, the opportunity to gain the skills needed to become independent, confident, and productive young adults.


  • Location: Virtual
  • Enrollment: February
  • Stipend: Yes
  • Duration: 6 weeks

Remote/Online Training

Learn basic professional skills, define personal and professional goals and action steps to achieve them, master self-management SKILLS to support positive decisions and actions, professional communication practices, and leadership and independence strategies


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Remote Training programs offer basic skills in
Office Administration          Personal and Professional Development
Microsoft Certification         Cu
stomer Service

  • Location: Williston, Burlington, Hyde Park
  • Enrollment: Open
  • Stipend: No
  • Duration: 6-8 weeks (15 hours per week)

Work Readiness Training

Work Readiness prepares men and women with fundamental knowledge and skills in order to enter the workforce.



Gain valuable work readiness skills learning and working alongside our staff and trainers in one of our reuse locations.

  • Location: Williston, Burlington, Hyde Park
  • Enrollment: Open
  • Stipend: No
  • Duration: 6 weeks (15 hours per week)


Empowering youth to build their future through education, job skills training, and service



A National program for youth who are no longer enrolled in high school to earn their high school diplomas and trade certifications, while learning construction skills.


  • Location: Burlington, Barre
  • Enrollment: February, October
  • Stipend: Yes
  • Duration: 10 months

Embedded Training

Let ReSOURCE partner with your business or training program to create a customized training to fit your needs.

Training in Office Administration, Customer Service, Basic Computer Skills, Implicit Bias, Manager Training and Personal and Professional Development.

Contact nclements@resourcevt.org



Whether your organization is looking to add to a current training or partner for a full offering we can create and instruct onsite or remotely. Upskill current employees/students or onboarding new ones.

  • Location: Your location or remote
  • Enrollment: Open
  • Pricing varies according to program details
  • Duration: 6 weeks

Trainee Testimonials

Click the photos to read how ReSOURCE made a difference in their lives

Contact Us

For more information on our training programs contact:

Andrew Jope

Training Director