SOME Center for Employment Training (CET)

Organization: So Others Might Eat (SOME)

The SOME Center for Employment Training (SOME CET) is a tuition-free adult workforce training program that prepares adult learners for national, industry-recognized certifications for careers in Healthcare and the Building Trades.

SOME CET empowers people to move themselves out of homelessness and poverty and into living wage careers through hard and soft skills training, adult basic education, and career development.

In 2019, 119 students earned certificates and industry credentials.

In 2019, 113 CET students were employed in careers earning at or above minimum wage. 95% maintained employment for at least six months or longer.
Service Category: Education
Application: To apply, call or fill out the online form here: For more information, visit Past Experiences: Criminal history is not a barrier to entry. Educational Background: A high school diploma or GED is not required to participate in the program. Transportation: Transportation assistance is provided to all students monthly. Residency: DC, MD, and VA residents may apply.

SOME Conway Center
4430 Benning Road NE Washington DC 20019