Skills Enhancement

Skills Enhancement 2017-12-07T15:04:00+00:00

Graduates of the Skills Enhancement Program have averaged an annual increase in earnings of over $11,000.

The Skills Enhancement Program is a locally designed workforce development program that assists working, low-income individuals obtain the skills needed to compete for living wage jobs. The program assists with tuition, books, and training-related transportation and child care costs that participants could not otherwise afford.

CAP Services offers the Skills Enhancement Program to residents of Marquette, Outagamie, Portage, Waupaca and Waushara counties whose incomes are at or below 150% of the federal poverty income guidelines. To be eligible, participants must be working at least 20 hours a week while enrolled, and must pursue training for occupations that pay a living wage and typically offer employer-sponsored health insurance.

See if you qualify!

Click the button below to be taken to an online screening form. If you qualify, an application will be sent to you to be completed.

Skills Screening Form

Alternatively, you may download the screening form by clicking here. Completed screening forms should be sent to Amy Verhagen:

by mail to 821 E. 1st Avenue, Suite 3, Appleton, WI 54911;

by email to averhagen@capmail.org;

or by fax to 920-832-9566.

For additional information, contact:

Cathy Duesterhoeft
Skills Development Manager
608-369-3437

cduesterhoeft@capmail.org
Amy Verhagen
Skills Development Manager
920-968-6365

averhagen@capmail.org
Jessica Rocha
Skills Development Manager
715-343-7102

jrocha@capmail.org
Jan DeVos
Skills Development Manager
715-258-9575 x216

jdevos@capmail.org
Jan DeVos
Skills Development Manager
920-787-1422 x2227

jdevos@capmail.org