City of Chattanooga offering residents the chance to Level Up their Career

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn (WDEF) – Are you looking to level up your career??

Well, the city of Chattanooga has teamed up with Merit America and Google to help get you IT certified. 

The 14-week virtual course has 50 spots available for the 2022 cohort. 

The best part?? You don’t pay anything until you secure at least a 40,000 salary. 

“There is a tuition cost. The tuition cost is about $3,900. You don’t start to repay that until you are placed in a job. If we are going to truly be the Gig city. We also have to have a Gig city workforce. That means we have to have people that are equipped with the It skills, Tech skills, and data analytics skills for the jobs of the future,” says Jermaine Freeman, City Economic Administrator. 

The program also offers interview support to help you secure that job. 

For more information about how you can upgrade your career click here


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