NLC and USAA Partner to Get Vets Back in Workplace
USAA, in conjunction with Northeast Lakeview College and the Texas Workforce Commission partner to get veterans back into the workplace. VetFit™ is a new Veteran IT cohort program designed to provide comprehensive software development training and an internship for recently discharged veterans and military spouses. USAA, in partnership with Northeast Lakeview College and Texas Workforce Commission, provided a twelve-week training program where participants learn JAVA curriculum in a classroom environment. After completing the twelve-weeks of learning, they participated in twelve weeks of an internship program in various IT divisions at USAA where they gained experience using hands-on training. Participants in the program graduated on July 29 and are now full-time regular employees at USAA.
Pictured: One of the Vet
Fit™participants at the program's graduation ceremony held on July 29.