The Academy at Goodwill  &  Job Training



The Academy at Goodwill, licensed by the Arkansas State Board of Private Career Education, helps adult learners receive the training they need to secure new employment and advance their career.

Participants of the Academy earn certificates that can lead to meaningful employment in high-demand jobs such as Welding, Forklift Certification, and Environmental Services Technician.

Our school’s hands-on training is delivered alongside Soft Skills and Life Lessons that help our students go to work fully prepared for long-term success. Job readiness, financial counseling, and job placement services are also provided!


Forklift Operator Safety Training

Forklift Safety Awareness Training classes are held the first and third Friday of every month, from 8:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Mornings for this training class are spent watching instructional videos and in discussion, then students take a written exam. The afternoon sessions are hands-on forklift operator training. The training sessions occur at Goodwill’s Resource Center at 7400 Scott Hamilton Drive in Little Rock. For more information contact Steven Vaughn at 501-372-5100.


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