ESL Federal Credit Union
For Immediate Release:
ESL FEDERAL CREDIT UNION AND GREECE CENTRAL SCHOOL DISTIRICT OFFICE OF COMMUNITY EDUCATION OFFER CAREER CERTIFICATE PROGRAM
Program Provides Training for Individuals Seeking Careers as Bank Tellers or Customer Services Representatives in Credit Unions or Banks
Rochester, New York - ESL Federal Credit Union and the Greece Central School District Office of Community Education will offer a Bank Teller/Customer Services Representative Career Certificate Program beginning April 16 - June 12. The 100-hour certificate training program will prepare individuals for entry level positions as bank tellers or customer services representatives in credit unions and banks. This is the second time the locally-owned credit union and Greece Community Education have partnered to offer the career certificate program.
Course components include: customer service, sales, computer skills, and math for banking to succeed and advance in the banking industry. Class sessions, which were developed by ESL and Greece Community Education, will be held Monday-Thursday, from 1:00-4:00 p.m., at the Community Learning Center at the Mall at Greece Ridge, 170 Greece Ridge Center Drive, Rochester , NY 14626.
Prerequisites include a high school diploma or GED® (Graduate Educational Development) certificate, assessments for reading and math, and ESL pre-employment requirements. Assessment for National Professional Certification in Customer Service will be conducted at the conclusion of the course.
Deadline for registration is March 1. Financial aid scholarships may be available to those who qualify. For more information and to register, contact Susan Putnam, workforce training instructor, Greece Community Education, 585.966.2864; email@example.com.
Founded by George Eastman in 1920, ESL Federal Credit Union is a full-service financial institution with $4.0 billion in assets. ESL employs more than 600 people locally and has about 300,000 members world-wide. The company was recently ranked 16th as one of 2011 Best Small and Medium Workplaces in America by the Great Place to Work® Institute and presented by Entrepreneur® - the second consecutive year the company was named to the list. Access to the credit union includes 19 branch locations and more than 40 ATM locations, a Contact Center, and Internet, online and mobile banking channels. The company is headquartered at 225 Chestnut Street, in Rochester, and can be found on the Internet at esl.org.