BUSINESS IS A BREEZE IN OKC
It’s easy to recruit and retain talent when working with Onward OKC’s network of technology centers. No matter your experience, expertise, or industry, Onward OKC has the solution for your current and future business needs.
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Collective Industry Enrollment
"Onward OKC has helped to ensure that we have a workforce. If you're sending somebody or partnering with an organization like Onward OKC to provide specific training for people that you've already vetted, it's an investment into yourself as well as the individual."
Scissortail Waste Solutions, LLC
"Onward OKC has become a crucial part of our OBA Emerging Leaders Academy. We look to them for curriculum and subject matter experts that are outside of the realm of banking but that can help our bankers be better at their jobs. Onward OKC helps our workforce be better prepared."
"Onward OKC has impacted our workforce by providing our current employees with the trainings they need to be successful. But it also impacts our future workforce. That's a mutual benefit - whenever we go to Onward OKC for training, they get insight into the demands of our industry and they take that back to their training, which in the end provides us with a better labor pool to potentially hire from."
"I would recommend Onward OKC students to any company because they do bring the skills required to start work within the workforce without hesitation."
AAR Aircraft Services
"Onward OKC helps address the skills we need for new hires by partnering with us, asking us the questions of what types of skills a student needs when we're looking for an employee and they're willing to customize their training toward what we need."
Onward OKC helped pilot a new leadership development program based on short form trainings. The program's success has allowed our program to expand to line managers.
Onward OKC recognized the importance of well-qualified plumbers and other trade professionals and has prepared Bath Fitter's apprentices for the Journeyman's license.
"It's because of local talent and our partnership with a great local workforce development organization like Onward OKC that in less than a year, TTEC has been able to grow and develop a team of more than 300 insurance adjusters."
“Our partnership with Onward OKC has enabled company growth, economic development, and the support of technology center education in our community."
"The training relationship with Onward OKC provided affordable classes for our employees, such as new-hire orientation safety, hazardous communications, forklift and crane safety, machine shield guarding, and more. "
Innovation Award 2023
Diversity and Inclusion Award 2023
Ambassador of the Year 2023
Karl Scifres Legacy Leadership Award 2023
Economic Development Award 2023
Safety Professional of the Year 2022
Outstanding Training Initiative 2021
Excellence in Economic Development,
Talent Development and Retention 2021