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Job training

Click here for places that can help you find a job.

 

Where can I train for a job or career in the area?

Advanced Welding Institute: Begin or advance a welding career.

Black River Innovation Campus: Skills to be a remote worker or freelancer. 

Central Vermont Adult Basic Education: High school credentials, ESL, skills building, literacy, financial literacy. 

Community College of Vermont, Morrisville (CCV):

Community Kitchen Academy (CKA): the skills to work in food service

Continuing Education and Workforce Development at Vermont Tech, customized trainings for employers and hands-on training for individuals and businesses in:

  • Agriculture & food systems
  • Business
  • Career & Technical teacher
  • Electrical & plumbing
  • Green training
  • Healthcare
  • Human resources
  • Manufacturing

Ed2Go (through GMTCC): Online, affordable, quick courses to improve skills for the workplace.

Green Mountain Technology and Career Center (GMTCC): Career and Technical programs from GMTCC:

  • Construction
  • HVAC
  • Electrical Technology
  • Automotive Technology
  • Forestry and Land Management
  • Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems
  • Creative Media and Design
  • Computer Networking and Cyber Security
  • Culinary Arts 
  • Business Administration
  • Allied Health

Adult Education programs from GMTCC:

  • Licensed Nursing Assistant certification
  • HVAC NORA Bronze certification
  • Computer Networking and CompTia A+ certification
  • Welding certification

Northern Vermont University (NVU): 

ReSOURCE

  • Construction
  • Weatherization
  • Career readiness
  • Manufacturing
  • Office administration
  • Much more.

Vermont Adult Career & Technical Education

  • Agriculture & natural resources
  • Computer & office tech
  • Culinary arts
  • Health sciences
  • Manufacturing
  • Professional skills
  • Skilled trades
  • Transportation & heavy equipment

Vermont Med Ed: Training for careers in healthcare. 

Vermont State Library Universal Classes: A large catalogue of online classes in a wide variety of topics.

Vermont Tech: career-focused technical and professional education to prepare students for immediate workplace success and continued learning.

Vermont Training Program: workforce grants for pre-employment training, training for new hires, and training for incumbent workers. 

 

Free courses

If your job was affected by COVID-19: no cost trainings at Vermont State Colleges. 

Free UVM and CCV courses in digital economy, healthcare, and leadership and management. Courses listed here.

 

Funding

Vermont Student Assistance Corporation (VSAC): Grants for college and career training. Help applying for financial aid.

VocRehab Vermont: Career help for Vermonters with disabilities.

Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act: Department of Labor 

Scholarship for Adult Career Technical Education

 

Driver’s Education

Precision Driving School

Giroux General Trucking

Associates in Driving

Vermont Adult Career & Technical Education: commercial, forklift, heavy equipment, aviation

 

Information Technology

CompTIA Certifications: to begin or advance a career in Information Technology (IT)

 

MyFutureVT: career advice, training, and support.