Northwest Community College

Career Training Opportunities

Career Training Opportunities for Jobs First Employment Services 

CTO is a no cost program offered in conjunction with Northwestern Connecticut Community College and the Northwest Regional Workforce Development Board.  The program offers a refresher course in math and English skills which are needed for today’s jobs.  This program also offers hands on training in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and Power Point—skills necessary in the 21st century workforce. Preparation for the SERVSAFE certificate in food service is also provided. We offer goal setting, resume writing, assistance with job applications, interviewing skills, dress for success and so much more.

The program is offered Monday through Friday from 9am - 1pm for 16 weeks at the American Job Center, 685 Main Street, Torrington, CT.  Please contact Toni Barrett at Northwestern Connecticut Community College at 860-738-6444.