Career Skills & Workforce Training

Do you want a meaningful job with a promising future?

Are you ready to take your career to the next level?

We offer a wide range of high quality, short term and affordable courses and certificate programs in most major industries to help you reach your goals.

Programs and courses are offered online or through a combination of online and in-person classes. Partial tuition scholarships are available for eligible students. A separate application process is required. 

Explore the many options available to start or continue your career path.

Spanish – English Legal Interpreting

Begin a career as a court interpreter!

Study interpreting techniques, legal terminology and the U.S. legal system.

Prepare to take the Court Interpreter Exam for the New York State Unified Court System.

You must pass a screening exam and be proficient in both English and Spanish.

Register today!

Take tech courses in Manhattan

This summer, enroll in Cybersecurity or Computer and Network Service Technician classes at Civic Hall, a state-of-the-art learning facility in Union Square. Prepare for industry recognized certifications and entry-level roles.

Scholarships are available for eligible candidates!

Register today!

Certified Medical Administrative Assistant

Certified Medical Administrative Assistant Program

Want to enter the healthcare field? Get training as a Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) and earn over $46K (median salary). Our program offers career readiness and job placement support. Classes begin on April 1.

Scholarships are available!.

Register Today.

Film Production Grip Training Program

Break into the film production industry! Get the knowledge and skills you need to become a Grip. Attend an information session to find out if you’re eligible for this no-cost training program.


Register Today.

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Healthcare Finance and Operations
(formerly Medical Billing)

Get hands-on training in medical billing and more to prepare for positions with large healthcare providers. Earn 9 college credits towards a Business Administration/Healthcare Management major at LaGuardia Community College.

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Cybersecurity Training

Help protect against hackers! Cyber attacks are on the rise, and trained cybersecurity professionals are in high demand. Join thousands of experts who protect businesses, government agencies and general consumers. Scholarships available.

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QuickBooks Certificate Program

Learn QuickBooks, one of the most important accounting software programs! Begin a career in accounting or finance, or manage bookkeeping for your business.

Sign up for an information session!

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Mental Health Peer Specialist Training Program

Use your own lived experience with mental health challenges and recovery to become a peer support worker in the human services sector. Work in a variety of settings.

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Become an Emergency Medical Technician

LaGuardia’s EMT Program trains NYC’s first responders.

Career Insider Series

Free, interactive panels and workshops to help direct you towards a rewarding professional future. Discover careers offered at LaGuardia and quiz our industry experts from the construction, healthcare, technology, business, finance sectors and more!.

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