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Northeast Minnesota Office of Job Training

Career Counseling

Minnesota CareerForce Center - Duluth

402 W 1st St, Duluth, MN, 55802-1516

(218) 302-8400


Service Details


Job counseling and guidance for people who want to find a career that matches their interests and abilities

Additional Information

Professional one-to-one career counseling and assessments for people who have barriers to employment.

* Career counselors: Assist people to make the most effective career decisions through a accessing interests and abilities and identifying skills
* Assessment: Specific testing to determine job related skills, interests and aptitudes
* Support services such as funding for child care, emergency vehicle repair, mileage reimbursement for the job search, clothing for interviews or a new job, emergency financial assistance and miscellaneous healthcare costs are also available for those determined eligible.

*Classroom Training Funds Scholarship for youth and adults to attend programs for in demand occupations at approved educational institutions.
* On the Job Training reimburses a new employer for half your wages during a specified training period to entice them to hire you over someone with more experience
* Work Experience is a program designed to provide you an opportunity to gain job and workplace skills

* Funding for Education and Training: May pay tuition costs for occupational training including certified professional trade schools and technical or community college programs up to two years in length
* Older Worker Assistance: Specialized services designed to upgrade skills of workers over 55 or place them into jobs.


  • Specialization
    • People with low income 


There is no fee for this service.

Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday

Area Served

Duluth and surrounding area


Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 302-8400
FAX (218) 722-2522

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