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Get the skills and training you need.

Get the skills and training needed for high-demand, high-quality careers right here in Connecticut.


CareerConneCT is for everyone. Whether you’re looking to get back into the workforce, advance your career, start a new career, or get your first job. CareerConneCT offers skilling, reskilling, and upskilling in growing industries. Depending upon your needs and interests, you can participate in certificate training programs and earn industry-recognized credentials in as little as 5 to 12 weeks and get connected to employers ready to hire you right away!


To get started, you will need to complete 3 simple steps:

  1. Create an account on the CareerConneCT portal and complete the intake form
  2. Complete a brief skills inventory
  3. Work with your assigned CareerConneCT coach to enroll in a training program that is right for you

If eligible, all training programs are at no cost and provide supportive services such as childcare, transportation, and technology. See Eligibility Information

START ON YOUR CAREERCONNECT PATH 
Be A Part of Connecticut's Growing Industries
Manufacturing Information Technology (IT) Infrastructure Construction Life Sciences
Healthcare Transportation (CDL) Green Jobs Business Services
CareerConnect Resources

CareerConneCT Portal 

Register to get a career coach

FAQs 

Eligibility and other frequently asked questions

Additional Training Paths 

Connecticut training and education options

Contact Us 

Get connected to an employment specialist

BROUGHT TO YOU BY THE OFFICE OF WORKFORCE STRATEGY IN COLLABORATION WITH THE OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR AND THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY

This project is being supported, in whole or in part, by federal award number SLFRP0128 awarded to the State of Connecticut by the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the CT Office of Workforce Strategy. As such, Cannabis related programs are not eligible for funding or support through federal funds.