Training Designed for Adult Learners

The 1199SEIU Training and Employment Funds (TEF) were created by 1199SEIU and employers to retain healthcare industry talent and offer you and other 1199SEIU members opportunities to fulfill your professional aspirations. We are here to help you reach your career goals through training and education. Learn more about the programs we offer below.

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Pre-college Programs

Pre-college Programs teach you skills you need to be successful in vocational or college programs.

College-level Programs

Choosing a college and degree to pursue can be challenging. We are here to help you plan your path wisely and our programs will ensure your success.

Training for Home Care Workers

TEF provides a wide array of academic and training opportunities to help home care workers like you build your career, improve client care, and further strengthen the industry

Continuing Education

Maintain and enhance your professional credentials. Take an accredited seminar or apply for continuing education reimbursement.

Occupational Certificates

Certificate programs train you for new professions and often result in industry-recognized credentials. The Training Funds can help you gain new credentials.

Training for Registered Nurses

TEF helps RNs like you improve your nursing skills or learn new specialties.

Core Training While Earning College Credits

The Health Careers College Core Curriculum (HC4) Program is designed for adult learners with little or no experience in higher education.

Getting a Healthcare Degree Just Got Easier

Financial support is available if you are pursuing an undergraduate, graduate or professional degree.


Student Portal

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