New To The Education Fund?
The Education Fund is a labor-management partnership that provides education and training to people who work in a participating SEIU bargaining unit for a contributing employer. We offer free career counseling, as well as a variety of programs designed to help people succeed in their current position and/or move up into a new job. Get started by checking out a summary of our programs, or request an appointment with a career counselor. Or you can call us at 1.888.872-4606 (Northern CA), or 1.866.804.2250 (other areas).
Ed Fund Eligibility
If you are eligible for benefits from your employer, and have completed your probation period:
You are eligible for all Education Fund programs & services!
If you are a non-benefited worker (on-call, per diem, supplemental) who has worked for my employer for MORE than six months:
You can take classes & services that are less than 40 hours long. These include:
- Career counseling and career counseling workshops
- All Skills Development classes
- Some short-term upgrade programs, including most certification review classes
If you are a non-benefited worker (on-call, per diem, supplemental) who has worked for my employer for LESS than six months:
You can take advantage of career counseling and career counseling workshops.