Mycap Virtual Job Training Course Begins June 22

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – To help Mahoning County residents  who lost their job due to the coronavirus pandemic and related shutdowns, the Mahoning Youngstown Community Action Partnership is offering a four-week virtual class on finding a new job.

The course, an adapted version of Mycap’s standard six-week class, begins June 22 and will feature skills training, resume writing, job application assistance, placement counseling and support services.

“The program approach seeks to eliminate barriers to employment on a case-by-case basis,” said Mycap’s employment skills and training manager Roger Beltz in a statement. “Students who complete the program, continue to receive case management support for an additional 12 months. In 2019, 80% of the students who completed the classes received job offers.”

To be eligible for the course, participants must be Mahoning County residents have income up to 125% of the federal poverty level. Information in income levels, which varies by household size, is available at the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services’ website HERE.

More information and registration is available by contacting 330 747 7921 ext. 1724 or ext. 1754, as well as by emailing

Published by The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio.