Find your Passion. Learn a Trade. Get a Job.
Providing the Florida Recovery Community with access to resources that encourage gainful employment, creative passion and long-term sobriety.
Our programs are free to anyone active in the recovery community.
We offer interview and resume building, career coaching, and more.
We provide extensive materials on addiction recovery.
We are active in the local South Florida recovery community.
Recovery Workshop is a place for anyone in the recovery community to develop their passion into a career. Since 2014 we’ve supported our students long-term sobriety through teaching useful trades. Our large recovery community is a major aspect of the students’ success in our program. In accordance with the principles of the 12 steps, Recovery Workshop is free to anyone who is active in the recovery community. The programs we offer center around vocational trades, such as carpentry, electrical, plumbing, creative art, tiling, painting, and basic home maintenance and repair. We provide career development services like resume building and careering coaching.
Our courses are designed to inspire passion within our students. We mix traditional vocational trades with artistic endeavors to ensure a wide variety of classes for everyone. Our programs provide clients an opportunity to enlist in a syllabus of classes. Upon completion students are given certificates and given access to our career coaching and development services.
Our classes vary widely. From auto mechanics to basic home maintenance, to meditative arts, we have classes for anyone in recovery wishing to expand upon or learn a new artform or trade.
- Creative Arts
- Tiling and Painting
- General Home Maintenance
- Auto Mechanics
- Meditative Arts
Our General Home Improvement Course
Introduction to basic hand tools, basic building materials, safety information, explanation of course and rules.
Learn how to lay out, build, and finish a small wall. Basic math skills, strength, and steady hands are a benefit.
Students will learn basic electrical concepts and terms. Students will learn how to lay out electrical wiring, finish, and trim.
Students will learn the basics of changing out and finishing plumbing fixture. Some aspects of this class are basic plumbing tool and materials, understanding plastic vs. copper pipes, and installing faucets and toilets.
Students will be able to prep and lay a small 4×4 area of tile. Students will be introduced to the fundamentals of ceramic tiling, which will cover the full planning and installation stages right through to the final finish.
In this hands-on class, students will be working on areas such as walls, ceilings, and trim. Students will learn how to choose the proper paint and materials needed to complete their project along with the use of different applications.
This class explores everyday DIY projects around the house. Some of the projects we address are hole patching, dimmer switches, electrical plate overs, replacing tile, fixing leaking pipes and fixtures, re-grouting, re-finishing furniture, replacing appliances and fixtures, refinish hardware, and more.
Students will review with instructors and participate in Course Core Test, where they receive a certificate upon completion.
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