Due to the Coronavirus/COVID-19 public health crisis, many training providers and schools have suspended classes. Please check with each location directly.


After enrolling in 1-on-1 employment services, job seekers can apply for tuition assistance to earn certifications at the schools listed below. Job placement assistance available, backed by employer incentives to hire graduates. 

Enroll with us! Start by attending a Job Opportunity Event. Offered 9 AM Tuesdays & 1 PM Thursdays at the New Haven and Meriden American Job Centers. After you are screened for a job match, you may move on to individual services that include training.

Explore Your Options

Each approved training program shown below has met rigid requirements for curriculum, credentials and employment outcomes. Books, exam fees and where necessary uniforms and shoes are included.

High Demand Programs

Workforce Alliance developed these programs with employers to fill demand. Eligibility varies. Click on each to learn more:

Skill Up for Manufacturing

Health Careers Advancement Project


Hospitality Careers Initiative


The Children’s Community Programs of Connecticut

446A Blake Street, Suite 100, New Haven, CT

(203) 786-6403


Approved Programs:

  1. Security Officer Training

DCI Resources

50 Fitch Street, New Haven, CT
(203) 404-5054

Approved Training Programs:

  1. (Level 1) Microsoft Office Specialist/Customers Service and Sales
  2. (Level 2) CompTIA A+ Certification
  3. (Level 2) Advanced Customer Service & Sales Certification
  4. (Level 2) Microsoft Technology Certification – TechHire Prep Program
  5. (Level 3) Advanced IT Career Pathways Certification Program (MTA/CompTIA/CISCO)

ENTECH (ICPA Technical Education Center)

10 Alcap Ridge, Cromwell, CT
(860) 893-0605

Approved training programs

    1. S License HVAC
    2. B License HVAC
    3. Commercial Driver Training
    4. CETP Propane Training
    5. Building Analyst
    6. Envelope-Shell Training (Energy Efficiency)

The European Academy of Cosmetology & Hairdressing

1575 Boston Post Road, Guilford, CT
(203) 458-3333

Approved Training Programs:

  1. Hairdressing/Cosmetology


20 Church Street, New Haven, CT

(203) 285-2000


TAP To See Program Options

Harborview School of Phlebotomy

141 Captain Thomas Boulevard, West Haven, CT
(475) 238-6678

Approved Training Programs:

  1. Phlebotomy Technician Training

Housatonic Community College

900 Lafayette Boulevard, Bridgeport, CT

Inquire with Staff

Marrakech, Inc.

6 Lunar Drive, Woodbridge, CT
(203) 389-2970

Approved Training Programs:

  1. Academy for Human Service Training

Middlesex Community College

100 Training Hill Road, Middletown, CT 06457
(860) 343-5719

TAP to see Program Options

Milford Employment & Training Administration

150 Gulf Street, Milford, CT
(203) 783-3243

Approved Training Programs:

  1. Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

New Haven Adult & Continuing Education

580 Ella T. Grasso Blvd., New Haven
(203) 492-0213

Approved Training Programs:

  1. Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

OnTrack Computer Services

11 West High Street (Rt. 66), East Hampton, CT
(860) 754-7440

Approved Training Programs

  1. MS Office and Accounting
  2. MOS – Special Training
  3. Security + Certification
  4. A+ Certification – Computer Tech
  5. Network + Certification
  6. Server + Certification

Outreach School of Real Estate

900 Chapel Street, 10th Street, New Haven, CT 06510

Approved Training Programs:

  1. Real Estate Investing and Licensing

Paul Mitchell – The School (North Haven Academy LLC)

97 Washington Avenue, North Haven, CT
(203) 985-0222

Approved Training Programs:

  1. Cosmetology

Shear Brilliance Institute

531 Campbell Avenue, West Haven, CT
(203) 934-7983

Approved Training Programs:

  1. Cosmetology

Stone Academy

560 Saw Mill Road, West Haven, CT 06516
(203) 288-7474

Approved Programs:

  1. Dental Assisting
  2. Licensed Practical Nursing
  3. Medical Assisting
  4. Medical Office Professional
  5. Patient Care Specialist

University of New Haven

300 Boston Post Road, West Haven, CT 06516
(203) 342-5846

Approved Training Programs

  1. Project Management Certificate

Wallingford Adult Education

37 Hall Avenue, Wallingford, CT
(203) 294-3900

Approved Training Programs:

  1. Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)