Fast Track to Success

TAACCCT Grant Initiative - Fast Track to Success

Fast Track to Success is a Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College Career Training (TAACCCT) grant program funded by the Department of Labor.  This project will prepare students and dislocated TAA affected workers to transition to meaningful employment in high demand allied health careers.  It will enhance and streamline existing allied health career training programs and develop new programs to respond to emerging career opportunities resulting from the Affordable Care Act.

Based in the Health Sciences and Human Services Division (HSHS) of Saddleback College, this program is focused on working more closely with our workforce development system, private sector employers, and getting more individuals into jobs. The programs will deliver innovative training for healthcare careers that is streamlined, contextualized, and enhanced through integration of technology.

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Meet our Staff:

Donna Rane Szostak, EdD, RN, CNE
Dean/Grant Project Director
(949) 582-4701

Gary Barnak.
Grants Manager
(949) 582-6862

Alicia Kirk
Program Assistant
(949) 582-4266


This workforce solution, Fast Track to Success, is 100% funded by a $2.75 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment & Training Administration TAACCCT Grant Agreement #TC-25010-13-60-A-6. The solution was created by the grantee and does not necessarily reflect the official position of the U.S. Department of Labor.

Equal Opportunity Statement