Understanding the needs of those we serve makes the difference. Vocational training leads to employment.
Employment leads to reduced recidivism.
CERTIFIED JOB TRAINING PROGRAM
Vocational Training With Job Placement. Since 1994, Connection Training Services has offered Introduction to Law Enforcement and Security Officer Training with PA Act 235 Armed & Unarmed Certification to hundreds, including welfare recipients, dislocated, unemployed and underemployed workers through the generous support of the Philadelphia Works. Graduates have advanced to careers in security, security supervision and management, law enforcement, correctional officers, security training and related fields.
When the market demand is high, CTS offers training in property maintenance. Also, CTS offers vocational training and certification in high-demand fields such as forklift operation, scaffold erection, NCCER construction and green construction, Gastite flexible pipe installation, PennDOT Flagger and computer applications.
Through partnerships with licensed vocational training schools and colleges throughout the City of Philadelphia, CTS can help participants to obtain training in the following disciplines:
Air Quality Management
Data Communications Installation
Fiber Optic Installation
Forklift Operations with Warehouse Tech
Landscaping and Urban Gardening
Lead Paint Abatement
MicroSoft Office Specialist
Robotic Manufacturing Technician
Security Guard Training
Stucco and Demolition
Ventilation and Air-conditioning Installation
Youth Summer Job Placement
College degrees and certificate courses are available at the Community College of Philadelphia for those with a high school diploma or GED. Careers include Allied Health, Business, Marketing, Entrepreneurship, Science, the Arts, Mathematics and other fields.
CTS utilizes its state-of-the-art computer laboratory to teach its community members Microsoft Windows and Office Applications, Internet use and e-mail, online job search and other programs at no cost to them.
Call Customer Service Representative at 215-430-0381 ext. 0 for information.