Career & Proprietary Schools


Trade Schools, Colleges/Universities and General Information for many programs


http://www.trade-schools.net/



Aeronautics


Gateway Community College - www.gatewayct.edu To be eligible for an Associate in Science degree in the Aviation Maintenance program, a student must successfully complete a Federal Aviation Agency (FAA) approved Airframe and Power plant Mechanics program and have an active license. Thirty credits will be granted to individuals who have an active FAA license. In addition, 32 credits of college instruction must be completed for the Associate in Science degree. Graduates from this program may obtain employment as mechanics at airports, technicians with aircraft and power plant companies, or they may continue their education toward a B.S. degree in the industrial and manufacturing fields.


Stratford School For Aviation Maintenance Technicians www.cttech.org/ssamt/
200 Great Meadow Road
Stratford, Connecticut 06615
Phone: 203-381-9250

Apprenticeship Programs

Department of Labor - www.ctapprenticeship.com

Apprenticeship programs in the State of Connecticut are administered by the Department of Labor through Regional Apprenticeship Representatives. Skilled consultants provide technical assistance, monitoring, and consulting services to qualified employers willing to take on the responsibilities and obligations of program sponsorship.


Art Schools

Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts www.lymeacademy.edu/

Lyme Academy is a four year, nationally-accredited college offering Bachelor of Fine Arts in Drawing, Illustration, Painting and Sculpture.


Paier College of Art - www.paiercollegeofart.edu/

Paier College is proud of its half-century tradition of training and educating artists. We are even prouder of the achievements of our students and alumni, who continue to receive high recognition from organizations representing the best in their chosen field and to enjoy the rewards of successful careers in the visual arts.


Auto/Diesel Mechanic


Gateway Community College www.gatewayct.edu


The Automotive Service Education Program (ASEP) was designed by General Motors and gateway Community College. This unique, cooperative program trains students for a challenging career in general Motors and AC Delco sponsored automotive repair facilities.


Lincoln Technical Institute - www.lincolnedu.com/campus/east-windsor-ct 


Lincoln Technical Institute is one of America’s leading post-secondary institutions focused on providing great technical careers for students of all backgrounds. We instill confidence, creativity, 

and problem solving -- for the personal tools to succeed in your chosen career.


Automotive Service Technician

Auto Body

Diesel Technician

HVACR (Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration)

Welding

Motorcycle


Porter and Chester Institute - www.porterchester.com/campus-location/rocky-hill-ct.html The philosophical basis of all Porter and Chester Institute activity is simply this: to educate and train our students to the level that will make them competent employees. In this way, every graduate will have the maximum possible chance for prompt employment, at an attractive compensation rate, in the kind of job for which he or she has been prepared.

Automotive Technology

Computers & Network Technology

CADD

HVACR (Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration)


Wyotech
- www.wyotech.edu

WyoTech offers specialized training in automotive, diesel, collision/refinishing, street rod, service management, custom trim & upholstery, and advanced diesel applications. Using superior resources, our training is designed to provide students a competitive advantage when entering the workforce. Campuses are located in: Blairsville, PA; Laramie, WY; and Long Beach, CA & Fremont, CA.


Business School

American Institute of Business Americaninstitute.com

American Institute of Business offers specialized hands-on programming for high demand careers in Healthcare, Business and Computer Technology. Some of its programs include Diagnostic General Sonographer, Medical Assisting, Medical Coding and Billing, Computer Systems, Business and more.


Broadcasting


The Connecticut School of Broadcasting www.gocsb.com  


CSB was founded in 1964 by Dick Robinson, a nationally known and highly respected broadcaster who serves as the President. CSB is the nation’s oldest and largest group of broadcasting schools. The school's primary mission is to recruit and train the next generation of broadcasters. Over the years, thousands of CSB grads have been placed from coast to coast in all facets of radio and television.


Computer Education


Connecticut Computer Service, Inc. www.ctcomp.com

This is a private school offering training and certification in many software and networks.

809 Main Street

East Hartford, CT 06108

(866) 255-0554 Information 

(860) 289-0325 Information (FAX)


Full Sail Real World Education - Full Sail Real World Education's degrees for creative minds include Computer Animation, Digital Media, Entertainment Business, Film, and Game Design.


Lincoln Technical Institute - is a private, non-profit, technical college offering Associate and Bachelor of Science degrees in 28 different program areas. Most of our Associate Degree programs can be completed in as little as 18 months and our Bachelor of Science programs in as little as 3 years. Every year over 2000 students choose Lincoln over other technical schools to learn the hands-on laboratory and classroom training to provide them the necessary skills to begin their technical careers.

Construction Training


Carpentry


The Connecticut Carpenter’s apprenticeship and training program www.ctcarpenters.net


Construction Education Center  - www.ThinkConstruction.org

Launched by Associated Builders and Contractors of Connecticut, Inc. (CT ABC), the Center’s core mission is to provide quality training and education programs in order to advance careers and long-term opportunities in response to construction industry needs and to enhance the quality, safety and competitiveness of constructors within and outside the state. Apprenticeship programs in HVAC, Sheet metal, carpentry & plumbing.

Electronics & Electrician

Goodwin Tech -  www.cttech.org/goodwin/ Goodwin Tech, as part of the Connecticut Technical High School System, offers a wide variety of high quality training programs for adults during the day and evening.


Independent Electrical Contractors of New England (IEC) - www.iecne.org   Approved apprenticeship training program in Connecticut.

 

Industrial Management & Training Institute - www.IMTI.edu

The Industrial Management & Training Institute is a coeducational technical institute that offers full apprenticeship programs for electricians, plumbers and HVAC mechanics.

 

Porter and Chester Institutewww.porterchester.com/   Rocky Hill ,CT. (860)-529-2519

The campus has a spacious 50,000 sq. ft. building which allows us to have large labs with real-world equipment.


HVACR

 

Lincoln Technical Institute - www.lincolnedu.com/campus/east-windsor-ct


Porter and Chester Institute -  www.porterchester.com/campus-location/rocky-hill-ct.html

 

HVAC


A.I. Prince Technical School -  www.cttech.org/prince/adult-ed/apprentice.htm 

Apprentice programs in Electrical, Plumbing  & HVAC        (860) 257-5126


Bristol Technical School  www.cttech.org/Bristol/technologies/hvac/hvac.htm


Construction Education Center  - www.ThinkConstruction.org


Industrial Management & Training Institute - www.IMTI.edu


Plumbing


A.I. Prince Technical School -  www.cttech.org/prince/adult-ed/apprentice.htm


Construction Education Center  - www.ThinkConstruction.org


Industrial Management & Training Institute - www.IMTI.edu

 


Cosmetology


International Institute of Cosmetology - www.iicusa.edu


The International Institute of Cosmetology's devotion to hairdressing, skincare, evolution, acquisition of knowledge and personal success of each one of their students is what makes this school standout among the rest.


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Culinary Arts


Culinary education is a fine art. Culinary school transforms your passion for food and cooking into a career, training future chefs, food service managers, and restaurant managers with an emphasis on learning by doing.


Bristol Technical Education Center - www.cttech.org/bristol/


Lincoln Culinary Institute - www.lincolnedu.com/campus/hartford-lci-ct

Manchester Community College - www.mcc.commnet.edu


New England Culinary Institute - ww.neci.edu/


Diesel Technology

Porter and Chester Institute - Diesel Mechanic & Automotive
Porter and Chester Institute trains students to the level that will make them competent employees in technical, business, and health-related occupations. Students at the Institute will find the same instruments, equipment, and reference materials available in the workplace. In other words, students receive real-world experience and are prepared to enter today’s competitive workplace. Location: Chicopee, MA, Enfield, CT, Stratford, CT, Watertown, CT, Wethersfield, CT.

New England Institute of Technology - is a private, non-profit, technical college offering Associate and Bachelor of Science degrees in 28 different program areas. Most of our Associate Degree programs can be completed in as little as 18 months and our Bachelor of Science programs in as little as 3 years. Every year over 2000 students choose NEIT over other technical schools to learn the hands-on laboratory and classroom training to provide them the necessary skills to begin their technical careers.


Equine Studies

Meredith Manor International Equestrian Centre - Meredith Manor International Equestrian Centre is an accredited post-secondary school that trains men and women for a career in the horse industry. We are the originator of the Riding Master programs and offer Riding Master I through VI. We also offer career emphasis educational courses in teaching, training, farrier, horse health, massage therapy, breeding, business, and riding. Students work to improve their own skill base and theoretical understanding. The result of such a program is the increasing capability to influence a horse to higher and higher levels of mental and physical accomplishments.


Post University - www.post.edu/maincampus/equinemanagement.shtml



Foot Reflexology Therapist Training

Connecticut Center for Universal Reflexology - www.universalreflexology.net
250 Wolcott Road
Wolcott, CT 06716
(203) 879-2360 Information


Floral Design

CFA Floral Design School - Currently Connecticut's only florist trade school, open to both the general public and the trade. The school is licensed by the state of Connecticut Department of Higher Education. The basic floral design course begins twice yearly, in August and January, and runs one night a week for 13 consecutive weeks.

Rittners Floral Design School - There school has been in existence for over 50 years. They are strictly a floral design school. Teaching is all they do. Contact Dr. Steve Rittner for more information and check out the website.


Hair Design

New England School of Hair Design (NESHD) - neschoolofhairdesign.com - we are dedicated to you. We provide a learning environment comprised of the information, and learning experiences necessary to help you succeed and excel in the field cosmetology.



Health and Medical Careers


H.O.T. Guide www.healthcareersinct.com

Health Occupations and Technology careers in Connecticut. A comprehensive guide with information concerning careers, salaries and schools in Connecticut.


Lincoln College of New England - www.lincolncollegeNE.edu Our two-year degree and one year certificate programs are tailored to meet the needs of the rapidly changing job market.


Hartford Hospital's School of Allied Health -www.harthosp.org/alliedhealth



Home Inspector


Home Inspection Institute of America - Welcome to the home page of Building & Home Inspection Service. We are a leading provider of home inspections and real estate valuations for the mortgage lending marketplace. With over 15 years in the business, we have a proven track record of reducing lenders' time, efforts and costs in managing the appraisal process.


Hospitality Management

Listing of Hospitality Management and related programs - www.allculinaryschools.com


Interpreter Preparation: ASL/English & Deaf Studies

The Interpreter Preparation Program (IPP) at Northwestern CT Community College is a program of study leading to an Associate in Science degree in Interpretation: ASL/English. The purpose of the program is to provide quality interpreter education in a multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary endeavor, focusing on preparing interpreters and translators of ASL and English. The professional career program is a comprehensive, sequenced, and integrated series of courses that is intended to provide students with the necessary techniques and skills required for professional work as interpreters. Graduates are encouraged to continue with their education, however, by transfer to baccalaureate degree programs.



Job Training

Job Corps - Job Corps is the nation's largest and most comprehensive residential, education and job training program for at-risk youth, ages 16 through 24. Since its inauguration in 1964, under the Economic Opportunity Act, Job Corps has provided more than 2 million disadvantaged young people with the integrated academic, vocational, and social skills training they need to gain independence and get quality, long-term jobs or further their education.


Massage Therapy


Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy - Massage therapy has the power to create transformative and life-enhancing effects. This is especially true for clients when their massage therapist has experienced such effects for him or herself, and has a deep understanding of what this work is about. At its core, CCMT has always had this focus of providing comprehensive and quality professional training in a context of heart and mindfulness. The result is a powerful awareness of the self and a solid foundation for helping others with massage therapy.



Paralegal

Branford Hall - Paralegals and Legal Assistants work in a number of settings including private law firms, corporations and the Government. They are required to perform a great amount of legal work often performed by attorneys.

Naugatuck Valley Community College - Our commitment to academic excellence is evident in our small class sizes, personalized attention to learning, and ongoing investment in state-of-the-art technology. Naugatuck Valley Community College is a public, two-year, Associate Degree granting, non-residential, accredited institution, serving thousands of students who choose to pursue their educational goals with us.


Photography


New England School of Photography - The New England School of Photography molds the creative individual seeking a career in photography into an insightful professional in the business of self-expression and problem-solving using light, camera, film and paper. The Professional Photography Program is a two-year course of education in the commercial, technical and artistic aspects of photography, with an emphasis placed on professionalism.

Paier College of Art   - www.paiercollegeofart  is proud of its half-century tradition of training and educating artists. We are even prouder of the achievements of our students and alumni, who continue to receive high recognition from organizations representing the best in their chosen field and to enjoy the rewards of successful careers in the visual arts.

Radiography

Hartford Hospital's School of Allied Health - The information is intended to assist those individuals who may be interested in pursuing a challenging and rewarding career in one of the many Allied Health professions offered here, or for those who are simply interested in learning more about this exciting area of health care.


Reiki Training 


Reiki training - www.wholesome-energy.com

250 Wolcott Road 

Wolcott, CT 06716
(203) 879-1385


Tractor Trailer Training

New England Tractor Trailer Training School - New England Tractor Trailer Training School has more than a 30 year history of delivering hands-on driver training to qualified candidates. Founded in 1965, the concept of training drivers in a formal educational and hands-on environment was truly visionary for its time.


Wood Working

New England School of Woodworking - In just 37 weeks, the New England School of Architectural Woodworking will prepare you for a rewarding and satisfying career in architectural woodworking. We offer a cutting edge program that gives you the necessary skills and contacts to start working right away in a dynamic industry that is greatly in need of skilled craftspeople.

Whether you are already a woodworker and want to upgrade your skills or you are looking for a brand new career, the New England School of Architectural Woodworking can be your springboard to a number of exciting jobs in the following.