The Skills Enhancement Program is a locally designed workforce development program that assists low-income individuals obtain the skills needed to compete for living wage jobs. The program can assist with tuition, books, supplies and training-related expenses such as transportation, internet service and childcare that participants could not otherwise afford. The program also provides students with the supportive services they need to successfully achieve their goals.

CAP Services offers the Skills Enhancement Program to residents of Marquette, Outagamie, Portage, Waupaca and Waushara counties who meet the following eligibility requirements:

Skills Enhancement

  • Household income at or below 200% of Federal Poverty Level

  • Working a minimum of 20 hours per week

  • Desire to pursue training for an occupation which will increase their income

Nursing Skills Program

  • Household income at or below Wisconsin 80% of County Median Income
  • Desire to pursue training for an occupation in one of these healthcare positions:
    • Certified Nursing Assistant
    • Medical Assitant
    • Licensed Practical Nurse
    • Registered Nurse (ADN or BSN)

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.


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

by mail to 1608 W. River Dr., Stevens Point, WI 54481;

by email to;

or by fax to 715-343-7175.

For additional information, contact: