The VETS Group

Our Mission

The mission of the The VETS Group is to provide high quality education and training that will enable participants to achieve economic empowerment. The VETS Group is committed to offering programs that will lead to employment in high demand occupations in the IT industry. Our dedicated teachers, educational leaders, and private sector partners work together to provide these opportunities, while also driving and supporting the advancement of America’s infrastructure, telecommunications, and technology industries.

Technology Training for Aspiring Professionals Program

The VETS Group Training Academy of Washington, D.C. is accepting applications for the its new Technology Training for Aspiring Professionals Program (TTAPP).
 
This program is supported by Microsoft as part of their commitment to racial equity and digital skills. Microsoft will be contributing significant financial support, leadership development and technology enablement to empower the VETS Group to offer digital skills and workforce development opportunities for Black Veterans, Women, Persons of Color, and People of Limited Means.  
 
Joe Wynn, Director says, “The VETS Group was chosen by Microsoft as one of 50 Black-led non-profits in the nation to design and offer our TTAP Program to the targeted population. “
 
The first phase of the program started on March 1st. It offers participants certification-based training, career coaching, and job placement assistance toward a career path into high demand occupations in Cyber Security, Web Development, Office Administration, and Cloud Computing. Tuition & fees for this program are not required.
 
Applications for Phase II are being accepted now!

The VETS Group Training Academy is a Qualified Information Technology Training Provider that specializes in IT training for Microsoft Office & Windows Operating Systems, CompTIA,  Cisco, Cyber Security and more. Click the button bellow for list of classes offered.

You can make a difference, use our secure form to make your life-changing gift and help our veterans in need. Your contribution will help veterans receive IT training and employment assistance. You can help us make a difference in the life of a veteran today!

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We need your support!

Please support our Internship Program at our VETS Group Training Academy! We are holding a community fundraiser to help our program participants acquire the hands on entry level training they need before entering the professional IT workforce. This program aims to provide our newly graduated students a weekly stipend, funding for their IT certification exam, and transportation support via WMATA. Any little bit helps and we appreciate your consideration.

The mission of the Vets Group Training Academy (VETS Group) is to provide high quality education and training that will enable participants to achieve Economic Empowerment through Education, Employment and/or Entrepreneurship. The VETS Group is committed to offering programs that will lead to employment in high demand occupations in the IT industry. Our dedicated teachers, educational leaders, and private sector partner’s work together to provide these opportunities while also driving and supporting the advancement of America’s infrastructure, telecommunications, and technology industries.