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Opportunity Near You: Training therapists, CDL applicants, and young job seekers

Check out these workforce opportunities around the country

Each week, WorkingNation shares job and training pathways. Our latest finds are in Georgia, Montana, Minnesota, Rhode Island, and Tennessee.

From Georgia: All on Georgia reports the Georgia Chamber of Commerce Foundation – in partnership with the Georgia Department of Education – has awarded funding to 31 rural school districts to support workforce preparedness programs.

From Montana: KULR reports the Public Works Department in Billings is offering an entry-level driver training program for commercial driver license (CDL) applicants.

From Minnesota: KARE reports a new program will train therapists to meet needs of those working in law enforcement.

From Rhode Island: What’s Up Newp reports Rhode Island is expected to add the most health care jobs in the 10-year period ending in 2030.

From Tennessee: Yahoo!News reports the Collective Blueprint – a Memphis nonprofit – has received more than a quarter of a million dollars to expand its work for young job seekers.

Did you miss our previous Opportunity Near You and Back to Work stories from around the country? Catch up here.