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The South Sound BankWork$ program by Career Path Services is a free, 8-week training program designed to help you begin your career in the banking industry.  We support clients in receiving career training, job placement assistance, and ongoing coaching for career advancement in the banking industry.

Career opportunities for individuals who complete the training include:

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Customer Service

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Bank Teller

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Personal Banker

Minimum eligibility requirements for the program include:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent
  • 18 years or older
  • Basic computer skills
  • Standard background clearance
  • 6-months of cash handling experience
  • English proficiency - bilingual individuals are encouraged to apply


Learning Objectives and Curriculum

Participants benefit from learning role-specific skills and discipline for a lasting career. Program instructors, bank recruiters, and
industry executives collaborate to deliver a unique training experience that replicates the actual banking workplace, perfect for those who thrive in a hands-on learning environment.

Click here to view, download, and print a summary of our training program.


The Success of Our Training Program

Through four cohorts the banking industry benefitted from the specific training our participants received, ultimately leading to their gainful employment.

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Want to see Bankwork$ in action? Learn how BankWork$ helped Harborstone Credit Union build a skilled and diverse workforce:

Class Schedule

Upcoming Classes


Start Date

Graduation Date

Cohort 7

April 14, 2020 June 4, 2020

Cohort 8

July 14, 2020 September 3, 2020

Cohort 9

September 29, 2020 November 19, 2020


Contact Us

Career Path Services Staff:

To find out more about how you can support the BankWork$ Training Program, please contact one of our management team members:

You can also viisit to learn more about the program’s nation-wide impact!

We're located at the Clover Park Professional Building, 10828 Gravelly Lake Dr. SW, Suite 209, Lakewood WA 98499

To learn when the next set of classes begins, please contact us at (509) 570-4365. This program is proudly brought to you by our banking and community partners who have made these classes possible: