Vocational Training Services (V.T.S.)

HYPE Vocational Training Services (VTS) seeks to improve and enrich lives through lifelong education, training and workforce development needs.  Through VTS, we aim to promote individual success in the workplace and in higher education, increase entrepreneurship, and promote and engage community members in cultural, social and economic development opportunities.

Janitorial Services 1 – This program focuses on in-class instruction, hands-on training and job development for professionals within the commercial cleaning industry.  The program covers basic cleaning, safety, risk assessment, and health skills and teaches best practices and proper procedures for dependable cleaning results that produce improved efficiency, increased productivity and ultimately reduce overall cleaning costs.

Janitorial Services 2 – This program focuses on in-class instruction, hands-on training and job development for professionals within the commercial cleaning industry.  The program covers advanced cleaning, chemical usage, safety, risk assessment, and health skills and teaches best practices and proper procedures for dependable cleaning results that produce improved efficiency, increased productivity and ultimately reduce overall cleaning costs.

Landscaping – This program focuses on in-class instruction, hands-on training and job development for professionals within the landscaping industryThe program provides training for landscape construction, snow removal, mowing, tree planting, equipment operations, accident prevention and safety skills, among others.

Customer Service – This program focuses on in-class instruction, hands-on training and job development for professionals within the customer service industryParticipants will learn a unique combination of skills, techniques and methods to ensure the provision of quality customer care and service.  Team building exercises and sharing ideas and experiences will pave the way for learning best practices when communicating with customers, whether on the phone, or face to face.

Pre-Employment Training Services: Pre-ETS services addresses job exploration counseling; work-based learning experiences, which may include in-school or after school opportunities, or experience outside the traditional school setting; counseling on opportunities for enrollment in post-secondary educational programs; workplace readiness training to develop social skills and independent living; and instruction in self-advocacy, which may include peer mentoring.