Veterans Training School
Welcome

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Faculty and Staff

Debby Wiesen, MBA, MSLIS, B.S. Ed
Dean and Director of Client Training and Employment


Tony Padilla
Employment Assistance and Operations


Frank T. Boback, Jr., M.Ed.
Training Manager and Registrar


Sarah Sanchez, B.A.
Job Development and
Employment Retention Manager


Chuck Santos
Information Resource Center (IRC)
Coordinator and Computer Instructor


Rick Paone and Michael MacDonald
Instructors, Commercial Drivers License


John Linardy
Instructor, Security Officer Training Course


Ed Turk
Instructor and Director of Food Services


Cynthia Krainin, B.A.
Employment Consultant
Career Resources, LLC


Glen Silva
NECHV Webmaster, Instructor Web Design
Beyond Web Design


Pro Bono Consultants

Doug Fitzgerald, M.B.A., B.A.
Business Consultant and Instructor
Former Dean, College of Business
Johnson & Wales University


Nica Bell, M.S.
Writing Instructor and Communications Consultant


Amy Hoestetter
Senior Credit Advisor
American Consumer Credit Counseling

Mission

"Our mission is to assist veterans who are homeless, unemployed, or underemployed with the tools to move toward self-sufficiency.

The School accomplishes this mission by providing veterans with necessary training and job skills to obtain and retain competitive employment in today's ever-changing market.

To meet our goal, the Veterans Training School partners with local businesses to provide apprenticeship and entry-level positions to our graduates.

Together with educational institutions, we offer certificate and degree-seeking programs."

Debby Wiesen
Dean and Director of Client Training and Employment


The Veterans Training School offers training and employment assistance to all resident veterans of the New England Center for Homeless Veterans.

For Information about course offerings or application process please contact:

Veterans Training School
Attn: Frank Boback, Jr.
17 Court Street
Boston, MA 02108
617-371-1785
Frank.Boback@nechv.org

Sample Courses

Life Skills
Smart Money Management
Introduction to Computer Basics (ICB)
Overcoming the Past to Thrive in the Present Seminar
Basic Business Skills
Tools and Tips for Writing

Pre-Vocational
Introduction to Computer Basics
Computers 1&2
BHCC Computer Essentials
UINIX/Linux Fundamentals
Careers and Resumes
Photoshop Software
Website Design
Advanced Business skills
Business Plan Class

Vocational
Security Officer Training Course
Commercial Drivers License (Class B) Course
Fundamentals of Culinary Arts