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

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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

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Learn about scholarships and loan repayment available to nurses and nursing students. Also in Spanish; multiple languages.

Health Resources & Services Administration

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Find federally funded energy and manufacturing related workforce training programs.

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

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Resources for exploring careers, identifying job training, job searching, and application support; includes success-story videos, checklists, and a self-assessment Also in Spanish.

U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration

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National Conservation Training Center Online Training includes resources for learning about both conservation and gaining job skills to work in conservation. Resources include online courses, webinars, tutorials (including geospatial tutorials), and videos.

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

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Online resources for obtaining and managing employment for social security disability beneficiaries; resources divided into four phases, include articles and other resources to support employment

Social Security Administration

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Training slide presentation focused on providing information about the hiring process for Federal jobs for graduating students with disabilities

U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Disability Employment Policy

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Collection of tutorials, articles, and media to support digital literacy; includes information about using computers, software, and internet

U.S. Department of Commerce, National Telecommunications and Information Administration

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Online employment accommodation resources for employees with disabilities; includes request for services and support, accommodations database, and online print resources about accommodations

U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Disability Employment Policy

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

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

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

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

Northstar Digital Literacy Project

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

U.S. Department of Labor

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