Training and Scholarship Opportunities
CPCC is committed to helping dislocated workers, at all levels, re-enter the workforce with new skills and contribute to the economic health of Mecklenburg County and beyond. Learn more about ongoing opportunities below.
Are you an unemployed or underemployed mid-level career professional looking for a new position? Thanks to the new Regional Effort to Advance Charlotte Information Technology or REACH IT initiative, awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor, CPCC is offering professionals like you the opportunity to receive a training scholarship in one of two career fields: business information technology or health information technology. To see if you meet the eligibility requirements, which will entitle you to receive free tuition, books and supplies, as well as assistance with job placement and résumé writing, visit the REACH IT web page.
Are you looking to start a career in the exciting field of IT? Together with the League for Innovation and the Walmart Brighter Futures 2.0 Project, CPCC offers STEM Career Connection training tracks designed to equip you with employment skills that lead to a career in the high-demand industry of IT. Through our STEM Career Connection training tracks, you will receive a national certification to help you on your way to a career in IT. To learn more, visit the Brighter Futures 2.0 web page.
NC Back to Work
Are you looking to start a career in a skilled trade? The new NC Back-to-Work program is currently helping CPCC provide short-term, job training and retraining, employability skills and industry-recognized credentials to North Carolinians across the state. To learn more, visit the NC Back to Work web page.