Workforce Education

Workforce Development and Community Education Programs

Three Rivers Workforce Education offers Workforce and Community Education non-credit State and National certification training programs that prepare our students for good-paying Connecticut jobs. We are proud of our partnerships with local and regional companies, responding to their needs by creating programs for their high-demand industries and which in turn provides job training and job opportunities for our students. Whether your goals include learning new skills, reinventing your career, or personal enrichment, join TRCC today.

Allied Health

Some of the fastest growing careers in Connecticut are in the field of health care. We offer several CT State and National Certified non-credit courses in the Allied Health Field. Check out our offerings.



Like working with your hands and building things? We offer courses in welding, machining and more through the Manufacturing Pipeline program.

Online Learning/Ed2Go

Thinking about learning Italian, brush up on your grammar, learn how to publish, be a better photographer. All these and more await you, all online.

Professional Development

Looking to advance in your current position or change your career, even become a security officer or real estate agent? These and other CT State Certified courses are available.

Transitional Strategies - Skill Building

If you’ve been out of school for a long time or you’re preparing to take our Accuplacer placement test, first you might want to refresh your English and math skills with our Transitional Strategies courses. These fundamental skill-building courses are offered at no cost and will help prepare you for credit-bearing courses as part of one of our many degree or certificate programs.

Center for Business and Industry Training

Three Rivers Center for Business & Industry Training is part of the statewide Business & Industry Services Network (BISN). TRCC provides client companies with a variety of services which include: customized training, business consultation services, data gathering and referral, plus seminars and workshops.

Computer Skills and Training

Build your job skills by learning how to use Microsoft Word and other softwares.

Because we accept SNAP scholarships, the USDA requires that we post their Nondiscrimination Statement. Three Rivers Community College also has an Affirmative Action Policy and Non-Discrimination Statement.

students using machinery