If you’re eligible or already receive SNAP benefits (formerly known as food stamps) and live in one of these Montana counties, you may qualify for up to 16 weeks of FREE to you job training!
You can choose from lots of different in-person or online programs in a career field that interests you. The goal is to help you learn the skills you need to make more money at a job you like.
Train for These and Other In-demand Careers at No Cost:
Below are a few different careers you could train for in 16 weeks or less. These are just examples and not a complete list. If you’re interested in a different career or industry it may also qualify for FREE training. Give us a call and let’s see what’s possible.
CDL Licensed Truck Driver
Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
Executive Administrative Assistant
About SNAP Employment & Training Services
Easterseals-Goodwill administers employment and training services for SNAP recipients in 10 Montana counties. We’re here to help anyone who receives or is eligible for SNAP access no-cost education and training resources and one-on-one support so they can reach their employment goals.
We’ll not only help you enroll in paid job training programs like the ones mentioned above, we’ll also help you during and after training with more no-cost services to boost your job-finding and job-keeping success:
One-on-one Career Coaching
Soft Skills Classes
Job Placement Assistance
Workshops (interviewing, resume writing, job searches & applications)
Community Partner Resource Referrals (to help overcome any work barriers you may face)
Help with Job-related Expenses & Transportation Costs
How Much are Your New Skills Worth?
The chart below gives you an idea of how much more you could be earning as a skilled worker in a variety of jobs. The jobs shown all call for training programs that are 16 weeks or less. Wages vary depending on the area of the state. The wages shown are an average from across Montana.
Need Help Applying for SNAP Benefits?
If you’re not a SNAP recipient, but think you may qualify for SNAP benefits just call 406-268-2184 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and our staff will assist you.
Our Service Area
Easterseals-Goodwill provides the service in Cascade County and works with partner agencies in Big Horn, Deer Lodge, Flathead, Gallatin, Lewis & Clark, Lincoln, Missoula, Silver Bow, and Yellowstone counties to provide SNAP Employment & Training Services.