Local trade schools and online technical colleges in Connecticut with a variety of accredited certification training classes, associate and bachelor’s degree courses.
Use the program search application to find trade school and college classes near you. Career options include CDL driver & skilled trades, healthcare, cosmetology, computer & IT, business administration, HVAC technology and many others.
Trade Schools & Technical Colleges in CT
All listed colleges are accredited and offer financial aid assistance to those who qualify.
- American Institute – West Hartford
- Branford Hall Career Institute – Branford, Southington
- Branford Academy – Branford
- Lincoln Technical Institute – New Britain, Shelton, East Windsor, Hartford
- Porter Chester Institute – Branford, Enfield, Rocky Hill, Stratford, Waterbury
- New York Auto and Diesel Institute– Jamaica, NY
- New England Institute of Technology – Warwick, Rhode Island
Popular Connecticut Skilled Trade Programs
Choose from accredited CT certification training classes that take from 6 weeks to 1 year to complete, 2 year associate degree programs and 4 year bachelor’s degree courses. Some popular courses include:
- Medical Assistant
- HVAC Technician
- Welding Technician
- Auto Technician
- Electrical Technician
- Computer Network Support
- CDL Truck Driver
- Criminal Justice
- Medical Coding (CCS)
- Culinary Arts
- Nursing Assistant (CNA)
- Pharmacy Tech
Many colleges have online programs, evening and weekend classes, apprenticeships and other learning options. Job placement services are usually available too.