Career Training and Development

Looking for a new job or next step in your career? Based on your education, skills, experience and goals, we guide you through every step of the process. Click below to be directed to Employ Florida to view available job openings and to create an automated job search.

New Career Development:
  • JobShop Guide - This is a great resource page for the job seeker in English and Spanish. Tips on writing a resume, cover letter, determine your stills, managing your unemployment, how to write an internet resume and more. Great tool and advice.

  • WIOA Adult And Dislocated Worker - The WIOA program is geared towards customer choice. Individuals who are interested in training services are invited to review and research the options presented on our approved training provider list.

  • WIOA Youth Training - Ready to get a job, but don’t know where to start? Young Talent Tampa Bay through CareerSource Tampa Bay can help! If you are out-of-school, between the ages of 18-24, and motivated to start a training program or begin a career, Young Talent Tampa Bay can provide you with the skills you need!

  • Tampa Bay TechHire- Provides FREE accelerated training and paid work experience opportunities to young adults in high-growth industries and occupations critical to the regional economy – healthcare and information technology. Training includes tuition, lab and certification fees.

  • Soft Skills Development Training- Hospitality and retail occupations represent 5 of the top 6 occupations gaining the most jobs in Florida. There will be nearly 1.8 million projected openings by 2025 in these industries. Obtain your industry certification in as little as one week! FREE training if you qualify.

  • Paid nonprofit employment- As a result of COVID-19, many nonprofit efforts need additional support to meet our community’s needs. Through the National Dislocated Worker Grant, individuals can obtain 12-16 weeks of paid training through Paid Work Experience in a nonprofit organization

Paid Training Opportunities:
  • Apprenticeship Programs - Apprenticeship programs consist of hands-on training combined with supplemental classroom instruction. Apprentices earn a progressive wage working full-time for a sponsoring employer learning the skills of the trade.

Networking Opportunities:
  • Professional Talent Of Tampa Bay - PTT offers career transition services to professional job seekers through networking, workshops and business partnerships. Meetings will be held monthly and include networking opportunities along with career advice and job search tips from guest speakers.

Employability Skills Training
  • FREE Workshops - CareerSource Tampa Bay’s Employment Skills Training gives you the additional tools you need to effectively use internet job sites, market yourself with a great resume and be prepared for an interview. If you’re looking for the same engaging and interactive experience without having to leave home, signup for our virtual workshops.