Since 2003, Oracle has provided training for Project HIRED, a not-for-profit organization that helps people with disabilities gain competitive employment through partnerships with industry. Oracle provides training in the use and development of accessible Oracle applications and products. Oracle training remains a vital resource for Project HIRED candidates to achieve their goals and live their dreams.
ORACLE TRAINING FACTS
70 Project HIRED job candidates attended 150 classes and received 4,800 hours of training at Oracle University. The most popular class categories were Database/Development Tools and E-Business Suite.
24 people successfully obtained employment while the others became substantially more marketable during a time when the unemployment rate for people with disabilities remained over 55%.
Oracle provided training with an in-kind value of $81,500.
Oracle training enables job candidates to compete more effectively by enhancing their skill set and overall marketability. (Candidates earn an average of $55,000 annually.)