Who We Are
Since 1992, Functional Training Services has transformed the Central Ohio workforce. Our vocational rehabilitation and career development experts assist individuals with identified disabilities, due to aging, illness, trauma, injury or congenital conditions, to establish or re-establish careers based on proven abilities and interests.
We are a private, person-centered vocational rehabilitation agency which partners with the State of Ohio, specifically, Opportunity for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD), to assist individuals with career exploration, vocational training, job readiness training, and career development - including outcomes based, job search activities. FTS’ goal is to assist job seekers with employment solutions, whether entry level, middle management or senior leadership, that contribute to personal fulfillment and overall self-sufficiency.
FTS is trusted by companies to refer qualified job candidates. There is no cost to the employer for referral and/or placement services.
WE'RE ACCREDITED BY:
The Commision on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)
WE'RE ACTIVE IN:
The Human Resources Associationof Central Ohio (HRACO)
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM0
The Ohio Rehabilitiation Association (ORA)
The Job Trainers Association (JTA)
The Ohio Provider Resurce Organization (OPRA)
We provide quality development and support services in order to promote individuality, independence and dignity for persons with disabilities regardless of race, color, religion, national orgin, sex, age or any other status protected by law or regulation.
We help Central Ohio employers experience increased revenue due to our efficient hiring practices. We match the right employees with the right employers resulting in effective recruitment, onboarding and decreased staff turnover.
Our services include helping job seekers explore career options, teaching them new job skills and placing qualified candidates with employers. We also assist employees with their transition into work.
A Message from Our Presdent
"On every step of my career path, I've reflected on what my personal mission was and still is today: to help each participant reach their unique goal. The pleasure of assisting people achieve and succeed remains after nearly 30 years. My goal for the future is to continue building our team in the mold of my personal mission"