Free Job Training Programs

These grant-funded short-term programs lead directly to a job, and are offered at no cost to participants.

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Accelerated Career English Program

Improve your English language skills to prepare for the next step in your career!

Culinary & Hospitality/ESOL

Training in job skills and language skills for individuals whose first language is not English.

EMT Basic Training

Become an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)!

Hotel & Front Desk Training

Free hotel front desk and room attendant training.

Job Readiness & Training

A free program that offers you support from job prep to placement.

Jump Start

Short-term training programs and job placement.

Line Cook Training

Cooks! Food prep workers! Are you ready to take your skills and career to the next level?

Medical Interpreting

Help others in a healthcare setting – become a medical interpreter.

Nurse Aide/Home Health Aide/ESOL

Holyoke Works and HCC are offering classes for non-native speakers of English to improve language and math skills, and prepare to pass the MA Nurse Aide Certification Test.

Para Educator Training

Looking for a career in education with advancement opportunities? This program might be for you!

Real Estate Exam Prep

Gain the knowledge you need to successfully pass the licensing exam and start your career in real estate sales.

SNAP Path to Work

Individuals receiving non-cash SNAP benefits through the MA Department of Transitional Assistance are eligible to apply. Programs are free and include advising & employment support services.

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