Tri-Cís free Women in Transition program begins Aug. 24 in Westlake

The Women in Transition program at Cuyahoga Community College will launch its first fall session at Corporate College West on Aug. 24.

The free program uses education and training to empower women at a life crossroads. Participants build confidence and self-esteem through classes on personal development, career exploration and financial and computer literacy.

The course is designed to assist women in transitional periods of their lives, such as a career change or return to the workforce. The eight-week, non-credit program is free and open to the public.

Classes will be held at Corporate College West from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from Aug. 24 to Oct. 15. Corporate College West is at 25425 Center Ridge Road in Westlake. Registration is required for the program.

To learn more or to enroll, call 216-987-3899.

Women in Transition also runs eight-week sessions at Tri-C’s Eastern Campus in Highland Hills, Metropolitan Campus in Cleveland and Western Campus in Parma. For more information, go to

Tri-C’s Women in Transition program began in 1978 and has contributed to thousands of personal success stories. It typically serves about 250 women a year.

The program operates at two Tri-C locations in Westlake: Corporate College West and the nearby Westshore Campus. The campus serves as the location for various workshops and is home to a Women in Transition office.

John Horton

Media relations manager at Cuyahoga Community College

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