Workforce Education

Workforce Development Programs

Three Rivers Workforce Education offers short-term, 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  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.

Computing Skills and Training

Computer tech is a growing field. Get training in Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud Foundations or certified through the Google IT Support Certificate. Build your job skills by learning Microsoft Word, Excel and QuickBooks. Expand your creative skills in Photoshop and InDesign.

Business and Real Estate

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

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.

Online Learning/Ed2Go

Need to brush up your grammar or Microsoft Office skills for your work or job search? Need to stay up-to-date on the latest technology in your field? Want to learn Italian, how to publish, or become a better photographer. All these and more await you, all online.

Cannabis Studies

These classes provide introductory knowledge about cannabis. Course offerings will expand to include how medical cannabis is practiced in Connecticut, an introduction to the cannabis industry, and a retail course on cannabis in Connecticut.

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.