Get Job Skills

Understanding the skills and credentials needed for different jobs will help you find a job and grow your career. These resources will help you build new skills, plan for a career, look for jobs, and more.

Digital Learn
Improve your computer skills through short online lessons. Some lessons in Spanish.

Public Library Association; Institute of Museum and Library Services


screen capture: Job Corps website
Learn about a no-cost education and vocational training program that helps young people ages 16 through 24 improve the quality of their lives through vocational and academic training. Also in Spanish.

U.S. Department of Labor


screen capture: Nurse Corps web page
Learn about scholarships and loan repayment available to nurses and nursing students. Also in Spanish; multiple languages.

Health Resources & Services Administration


screen capture: Federal Energy and Manufacturing Workforce Training Programs web page
Find federally funded energy and manufacturing related workforce training programs.

National Science Foundation; U.S. Department of Labor; U.S. Department of Energy


American Job Center Locator
Enter your zip code or city to find an American Job Center near you. Also in Spanish.

U.S. Department of Labor


Job Search Help for Ex-Offenders
Get help moving past your criminal record. Also in Spanish.

U.S. Department of Labor


My Next Move
Explore what you want to do for a living. Also in Spanish.

U.S. Department of Labor


Worker ReEmployment
Learn about unemployment benefits and assistance after a layoff. Also in Spanish.

U.S. Department of Labor


Career One Stop
Explore careers, find training, and improve job search skills. Also in Spanish.

U.S. Department of Labor


My Next Move (for Veterans)
Explore what you want to do for a living.

U.S. Department of Labor


Northstar Digital Literacy Assessment
Learn basic computer and internet skills through online lessons.

Northstar Digital Literacy Project


Apprenticeships
Get on-the-job training through an apprenticeship program.

U.S. Department of Labor


Veterans ReEmployment
Get help moving back to civilian life.

U.S. Department of Labor