Future Fit

Future Fit

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What is Future Fit?

Future Fit is a workforce skills training program developed by the Arkansas Economic Development Commission (AEDC) along with business and industry leaders. Future Fit is a program that places qualified individuals directly into well-paying jobs throughout Arkansas, according to the (AEDC) website. Individuals leave with a certificate, badge, and their name in a SmartResume database utilized by employers designating them as trained and ready for hire.   

Future Fit Instructor Stacie Folks

Future Fit Instructor Stacie Folks


Program Details

  • The program is 96-120 hours of basic skills training.
  • The first class is Jan. 17 - March 9, 2022. Classes will be Monday and Tuesday evenings 5:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
  • Classes will be delivered in a hybrid format mix of in-person and online classes. 



  • High school diploma or a GED.
  • Arkansas resident or can show proof of attending an in-state school.
  • Bronze level ACT National Career Readiness Certificate. Interested individuals can receive one free test for this certification at Northark.
  • Desire to complete the curriculum and go to work.


How to sign up

Register for Future Fit

For more information contact Nell Bonds, dean of technical and outreach programs, at nbonds@northark.edu or call at (870) 391-3181.