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No-Cost Training for Unemployed Vets

Courtesy of Military.com December 05, 2011

The Department of Labor has announced a new partnership with Microsoft Corp. To provide veterans with vouchers for no-cost training and certifications that can lead to important industry-recognized credentials. The voucher program will serve veterans in five communities with the highest number of returning post-9/11 era veterans: Seattle, Wash.; San Diego, Calif., Houston, Texas; Northern Virginia; and Jacksonville, Fla. Additional information about this and other initiatives, including specific locations where the vouchers will be distributed, is available at the Department of Labor VETS website at www.dol.gov/vets/. An audio file of a press call announcing this initiative is available to download here: www.dol.gov/dol/media/audio/20111109-announcement-call.mp3.

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