WMCAT is now enrolling students in our Adult Career Training Program.
Our programs offer you an opportunity to have a new healthcare career that provides a living wage, growth possibilities, and are in-demand. Career opportunities are in medical billing, medical coding, and pharmacy technician. All programs are tuition-free.
Classes are held between:
September 13, 2021 – June 2022
Monday – Thursday 8:30am – 2:30pm
*Program schedule and hours are subject to change in response to COVID-19.
February 1 – May 28, 2021
Application accepted for priority enrollment
May 31 – June 30, 2021
Applications accepted for late enrollment (classes may be full)
Please follow our three steps for enrollment:
Attend an online Information Session
Information Sessions provide an overview of our programs and help you consider if WMCAT is right for you. It will also answer specific questions on eligibility and schedule.
Take the TABE readiness assessment in reading and math
Once you’ve watched the video, register to take the TABE. This assessment helps to determine your current skills and knowledge in reading and math. TABE requirements must be met to move forward to the next step.
Below are helpful resources to prepare for the test.
Interview with program staff
In this conversation, program staff will ask questions to learn more about you. You also will have the opportunity to ask questions to determine if WMCAT is right for you. Program staff will schedule the conversation with you after receiving your TABE results. Each conversation is 30 minutes.
For questions, please contact Andrea Owens.
Eligibility requirements are as follows:
Have a high school diploma or GED
No record of a felony*
Experiencing unemployment or underemployment**
Live in Kent County
*This is a requirement from employers to work in the careers for which we train.
**Working part-time, multiple part-time jobs, or in a job where potential and skills are not fully utilized.