Spanish for the Workplace - Online programs for your convenience!

University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point Business Outreach has partnered with Pronto Spanish, the leader in online occupational Spanish courses, to offer their "Spanish for the Workplace" series. This program is the first on-line Spanish series devoted to learning the basics of conversational Spanish to use on the job in a variety of industries.

Pronto Spanish courses are specifically designed to bridge the communication gap in the workplace. In addition to such basics as Spanish greetings, numbers, directions, and time, the "Spanish for the Workplace" series includes lessons and vocabulary tailored especially for the industry used at the worksite. Currently, the online occupational-specific Spanish courses are:

​Banking ​Construction ​Educators
​EMTs and Paramedics Firefighters ​Food Service
​Health Care ​Hospitality ​Human Resources
​Law Enforcement ​Manufacturing ​Public Safety Officers
​Social Services ​Warehouses & Distribution Centers ​General Workplace

View the Course Catalog for details on the industry-specific courses and to register.

The courses, retailing for $129, are self-paced with unlimited access for 6 months.

View the course catalog for more information on these self-paced, online occupational Spanish courses. Find your industry and start learning Spanish for your job today! For detailed descriptions of the course content for each industry, or to try a sample lesson, view the course catalog.

We are excited to let you know that Pronto Spanish has been authorized by the International Association of Continuing Education and Training (IACET) to offer CEUs (Continuing Education Units) for these online courses. The course catalog lists the number of CEUs associated with each industry-specific course.

For assistance, or additional information on registering for these courses, contact Dorothy Snyder at 715-346-3861 or

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ETP Fall 2011

YTD 2017 Economic Impacts

106 Face-to-Face Clients
• 350 Phone/Internet Clients
• 23 Businesses Started
$2,901,985 Client Capital 

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Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact Diana Wilcott or call 715-346-3861.