Pick a time that works for you and meet with our team to see if WorkAdvance is the right fit for you.
Start training your soft skills, like resume building, communication, critical thinking, interviewing and more.
Get hands-on training in the career you’re interested in. This short-term job training will earn you industry-recognized credentials.
Get connected with one of WorkAdvance’s partnered businesses for a quality career in the industry you’re trained in.
Get up to two years of career advice and support from the WorkAdvance team so you can advance in your career.
Here are some of the most common questions we get asked. If you don’t find the answer to your question here, feel free to reach out and a WorkAdvance team member will be happy to chat with you more.
WorkAdvance is a program of Madison Strategies Group, a non-profit that is funded by federal, state and local funding, including private foundations. All of our services are completely free to you and you will never have to pay anything back.
Career readiness training is one week. Technical training programs range anywhere from four weeks to 12 months, depending on your field of interest.
Our career readiness training and workshops are held at our office in Downtown Tulsa. We partner with highly qualified Tulsa-area schools to deliver technical training that will have you on the fast track to an in-demand career, including Tulsa Technology Center and Tulsa Community College. Course locations vary.
A GED or high school diploma is not required to be a part of WorkAdvance, however, some technical training courses or employers may require it. If you need help getting a GED or high school diploma, we can help you achieve that goal.
We know that each individual situation is different and we discuss it privately with each applicant. We’ve successfully trained and placed hundreds of justice-involved participants into new careers.
In general, you are:
All you need to bring with you is a valid photo ID. Bring a resume if you have one. If you don’t, we can help!
Find us in Downtown Tulsa inside the Sun Building. Our address is:
907 S. Detroit Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74120
WorkAdvance is a free program for Tulsans who want training and support to launch a new career. WorkAdvance offers soft skills and technical training for in-demand careers, job placement assistance and individualized career coaching to help you advance your career and earn more money.