Broome County Urban League - Empowering Communities and changing lives

Workforce Development

Program Orientation Schedule

Monday, October 26th 2020 at 12:30pm
Monday, November 2nd 2020 at 12:30pm
Monday, November 16th 2020 at 12:30pm

Please follow Social Distancing and Properly Wear Masks while attending Orientation. Further information on programming available will be posted here and on our Facebook Page.

Webinar Registration - Informational Sessions

The ZOOM Informational for the Local United Union - Roofers and Waterproofers Informational webinar will be held on Wednesday, October 21st 2020 at 5:30pm. Please register for this event by filling out this form HERE

The ZOOM Informational for the UA Local 112 Plumbers and Pipefitters Informational webinar will be held on Thursday, November 5th 2020 at 6:00pm. Please register for this event by filling out this form HERE

Workforce Development Training Program

The Broome County Urban League’s Workforce Development programs goal is to help members in our community who experience unemployment or underemployment with the ability to connect to careers in our local area. This helps to contribute a greater way of life and a continued support of our local economy.

We provide strategic goal mapping that simplifies how to reach your personal goals, as well as soft skills trainings, long term case management, supportive services, job placement, job fair prep and access to our in-house computer lab. All supported by a staff that is invested in your continued success.

When you become apart of our program your investment is solely your personal goal. We are here to support and assist you on your journey towards sustainable employment


Job Readiness Training

  • Personalized courses to strengthen your resume and skills
  • Workshops geared toward teaching useful tools to use in the workforce
  • Occupational training partnered with local trade unions
  • Internship opportunities

Career Advancement

  • Workshops to enhance your skillsets
  • Accredited courses through our ATTAIN lab
  • Certificate courses through inhouse online course curriculum
  • Resume Review and Negotiation Skill training

Educational Advancement

  • One-on-One University/College enrollment guidance
  • Practice placement test and Gap skills training
  • Assist with Financial application, such as FASFA, TAP & Personal loans
  • Degree and Career Counseling

Contact Shaday K. Dunbar, Workforce Development Program Director, for Registration by email at