Career Training classroom


Start your new career today

Info sessions every Monday at 10 am

Info sessions are the first step towards taking a PPL Career program. Join via Zoom on your phone or computer.

Sign up for an Info Session

Program Benefits

We’ll work with you to build a career, no matter where you are on your journey.

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  • Great earning potential

  • Class schedules made for busy lives

  • Personalized career coaching

  • Technology & skill building help

  • Top-tier employers

  • Staff who understand your challenges

Sounds great. How does it work?



  1. Attend an upcoming info session to learn more about your options.
  2. Work with a coach to choose the best program for you.
  3. Start learning and get access to coaching, technology, clothing, and more

We'll help you find the career that fits you best.

February 8th - March 18th, 2022 (NOW ENROLLING)
Time Commitment
6 Weeks
Online via Google Classroom and Zoom
Average Starting Wage
Monday-Thursday 9AM to 12pm
PPL is accepting applications for our 6-week Bankers, Advisors, and Tellers program to get you started in the banking industry. Score first-round interviews with Twin Cities Banking Partners and thrive at a job you love with digital literacy and customer service certifications and leadership training. You will also learn PPL’s unique curriculum, centered on discovering your strengths and using them to thrive in your new work place. If you're ready for a career in a stable industry with opportunities for growth, join the BAT program starting Feb 8th! Classes run M-Th 9am-12pm in an online format. MUST FINISH ENROLLMENT BY JANUARY 28TH.
Classes begin February 28th, 2022 (NOW ENROLLING)
Time Commitment
11 Weeks
Hybrid, Online and In Person Classes
Average Starting Wage
$16- $20/hour once placed
Monday - Thursday, 5:30pm - 8:30pm
PPL is now enrolling for our CNA Career pathway program in partnership with Minneapolis College! Enter the healthcare field as a strong candidate by obtaining both CPR and Basic Life Support and Mental Health certificates prior to employment. Feel confident as you apply for positions applying your refined resume building skills, and have the opportunity to network with local healthcare leaders such as Allina, Children’s, North Memorial, Presbyterian Homes, Fairview Ebenezer, and Fairview Hospital during mock interviews. This training program is utilizing a blended approach offering the majority of instruction online. Classes run 5:30pm to 8:30pm Monday through Thursday, so get in touch today to being enrollment! MUST FINISH ENROLLMENT BY FEBRUARY 18TH.

Future Programs

Build computer and professional skills to prepare for
entry-level Human Services positions. Prior
graduates have found positions with Hennepin,
Ramsey, or Dakota County.
Earn your credentials to assist Pharmacists throughout the Metro.
Prepares you for a career in residential or commercial building care and maintenance.
Gain advanced training for mid-level positions with Hennepin County office and clerical work.
Learn how to draw blood and work in the medical field as a Phlebotomist.
Work in the medical field as a front desk clerk or insurance navigator for clinics and hospital settings.
Advance your healthcare career by gaining credentials to work in hospitals to assist patients and guests.
Coming 2022
Time Commitment
Join the waitlist to take dozens of free workshops and trainings to advance your resume and gain skills in any area of career readiness. You will work one on one with an Access coach who will help you find the trainings you need and help guide you with how to use the skills going forward. Computer and Interpersonal trainings that are recorded and live via Zoom so no matter what your schedule you can take classes whenever you are able.