Employment Programs

It’s Showtime for Keith P.

BAC’s Employment Services (ES) client Keith P. loves movies. Going to the movies to watch a great adventure film or comic book caper has been Keith’s favorite pastime since childhood. That’s why when ES Employment Coordinator, Angie Hernandez discovered that working in the theatre was Keith’s “dream job” she...

Legislative Action Needed!

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The Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA), the overseer of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR), has interpreted the definition of “integrated competitive community employment” within the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) to mean “in the labor market.” Furthermore, they are saying that, as far as they’re concerned, even jobs on AbilityOne contracts...

BAC Staff Spotlight: Angelina Hernandez

Meet Angie From assisting clients with resume creation, job applications or interview skills, to meeting with potential employers to assess their employment needs, as an Employment Coordinator in Brevard Achievement Center’s (BAC) Employment Services department, Angie’s number one goal is to make the perfect match between employee and employer....

BAC Earns CIMS-GB with Honors Certification for Excellence in Custodial Services

Brevard Achievement Center (BAC) recently achieved Cleaning Industry Management Standard (CIMS) and CIMS Green Building with Honors (CIMS-GB with Honors) certification, the highest offered, from ISSA – the Worldwide Cleaning Industry Association.  CIMS is the first consensus-based management standard that outlines the primary characteristics of a successful, quality cleaning...

Brevard Achievement Center Earns Another Three-Year Accreditation

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The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF International) recently granted Brevard Achievement Center (BAC) another three-year accreditation, the highest offered. CARF International recognizes health service organizations around the world for meeting certain standards of excellence.  Regarding BAC, surveyors from California and Connecticut spent three days in December 2014...

BAC and CareerSource-Brevard Present Free Workshop on VEVRA and Section 503

Brevard Achievement Center (BAC) in partnership with CareerSource-Brevard, will host a half-day workshop on Thursday, October 23 from 8:30 am to Noon to educate and inform federal contractor and subcontractor hiring managers about the March 14, 2014 changes to VEVRA and Section 503.  Human resources and/or compliance professionals will...