The Ladder Alliance offers women who may be survivors of domestic violence or low-income the job skills necessary to secure employment in today’s technological job market.

The Ladder Alliance works to eliminate barriers to attending class by providing snacks, bi-lingual classes, evening classes, and online classes.

Students also earn vouchers for attending class that can used in our on-site “Success Store” to purchase new or gently-used  professional attire. Vouchers for FREE haircut/blow-dry/styling are also available for every student!

Basic Computer Skills Training

This course is designed for students who have used a computer but not as a part of their daily routine or in a professional setting. 

Students will learn internet fundamentals, how to create an email, and gain essential skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. 

*Courses in bold are taught in Spanish

Day Time Date
Monday & Wednesday 6:30-8:30 pm May 13-July 10
Tuesday & Thursday 12-2 pm May 14-July 11
Tuesday & Thursday 9-11 am May 21-July 11

Computer Skills Training II

This course (CST II) is designed for students who have a basic understanding of computers or have previously completed our Basic Computer Skills Training course (BCST). 

Students will focus on advancing their learning skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and developing an understanding of Cybersecurity and internet etiquette.

*Courses in bold are taught in Spanish

Day Time Date
Monday & Wednesday 12-2 pm May 13-July 10, 2024
Tuesday & Thursday 9-11am May 14-July 11, 2024
Tuesday & Thursday 6:30-8:30 pm May 14-July 11

Computer Skills Training III

This course (CST III) is designed for students to learn more advanced techniques, such as creating tables and inserting pictures and shapes in Microsoft Word. Students will also utilize conditional formatting, create charts in Microsoft Excel, and create charts and tables in Microsoft Power Point. 

This course will include a brief introduction to Microsoft Designer, which helps create professional-quality social media posts, invitations, digital postcards, graphics, and more. 

Day Time Date
Monday & Wednesday 9-11 am May 13-July 10, 2024

Microsoft Office Skills Training

This advanced-level course prepares students for certification in Microsoft Word and Excel. 

As a certified testing site, we can offer students on-site testing after the course modules have successfully been completed to complete their certification exam. The Ladder Alliance will cover the certification fee. 

Day Time Date
Monday & Wednesday 12-2 pm May 13-July 10, 2024

QuickBooks Training

Our newest certification prep program, QuickBooks Training, prepares students to sit for the QuickBooks Bookkeeping Certification exam. The following class will meet in person three times a week for 12 weeks.

Quickbooks is a finance-centered program that allows users to manage:

  • Income & Expenses
  • Business Financial Health
  • Customer Invoicing
  • Paying Bills
  • Monitoring Financial Records
Day Time Date
Tuesday & Thursday 6-8 pm April 23-July 11, 2024

Professional Office Skills Training

Professional Office Skills Training (POST) is the most advanced level of training offered to our participants. This program is a 12-week (Monday to Wednesday) course that is offered in-person only. It is a comprehensive program designed to prepare students for entry-level office work in various settings. This class will meet in person three times a week for 12 weeks.

This is an 12-week program that teaches:

  • Introduction to Accounting

  • Introduction to QuickBooks Online

  • Customer Service Certification

  • Professional Speaker Series

Day Time Date
Tues, Wed & Thurs 9-11am April 23-July 11, 2024

Next Level Professional Development Seminars

The Ladder Alliance is proud to offer one day, professional development seminars to give students the skills and guidance they need to apply for jobs, ace their interviews, and explore their career pathway options.

Here are some of our most popular seminars:

  • Introduction to Resume Writing
  • On Your Mark, Get Set, Goal
  • Networking for the Introvert
  • Dress for the Job You Want
  • So You Got the Interview, Now What?
  • The Fine Art of Negotiating

Custom Workshops

Does your office staff need to update their computer skills? The Ladder Alliance is now offering On & Offsite Microsoft Training to support the continued education of Tarrant County Businesses.

Our skilled instructors will customize your learning experience to ensure your staff knows how to perform essential objectives to increase productivity, and promote efficiency.

Community Resource Navigator

Are you ready to take the next step toward a self-sufficient and independent life but aren’t sure where to start? Our Community Resource Navigator provides navigation and case management services to all clients enrolled in a current or upcoming class series.

This includes connection to local and community resources, individualized action planning and empowering guidance throughout your time with The Ladder Alliance.


Career Coaching

Our career coaching services are designed to assist individuals in unlocking their full professional potential. Through personalized one-on-one sessions, our skilled career coaches provide guidance, support and resources to help individuals explore various career paths, clarify their career aspirations, identify strengths and ares for development, and create actionable plans to achieve their goals.

These sessions often involve assessment tools, in-depth discussions, and targeted exercises to enhance self-awareness, build confidence, hone skills, and address challenges. Whether you are transitioning careers, seeking advancement, or looking for overall career development, our career coaches will be your trusted partners, offering insights, encouragement, and strategies to navigate the complexities of the modern job market.


Join us in creating a stronger future for women in need.

By donating to The Ladder Alliance, you are making a direct impact in the lives of survivors of domestic violence and low-income women. Your contribution provides them with the necessary tools to lead self-sufficient, successful, and independent lives. With your support, we can empower women through education and employment, breaking the cycle of abuse and poverty.


1100 Hemphill St., #302
Ft. Worth, TX 76104

Hours: Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm



1100 Hemphill St., #302
Ft. Worth, TX 76104

Hours: Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm