Out-of-School Youth Employment Services

Preparing youth for higher education and employment since 2009.

19 Graduate from YouthBuild Program

Above: YouthBuild 2017 Graduates

  Above: Mayor Erin Stewart Congratulates Grads



Start Date:
February 5, 2019 

144 Clinton Street
New Britain, CT  


55 South Street
Bristol, CT

To enroll:
New Britain: (860) 826.6991
Bristol:  (860) 584-4674
Walk-ins also welcome

Office Hours:
Monday – Friday
8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Career Jobs for YOUth
Certificate Programs

Training for careers in growing demand

Free of charge for qualified out-of-school
youth aged 18-24
Certifications & Paid Work Exeriences:

  • Machine Operation Plus Certificate -
    Tunxis Community College Certificate
    Jobs: entry level Machine Operators & Assemblers
    Average annual wage: $28, 170-$37,000 annually ($13.54-$17.80/hour)
    Class start: Februrary 5, 2019 in New Britain
    Information Session: Call today to learn more
  • Certification in Customer Service -
    National Retail Foundation Certificate
    Training for entry level Customer Service 
    Average annual wage: $36,000 (just under $15/hour)
    Class start: Open enrollment in Bristol & New Britain 
    Call to learn more

  • Allied Health Training
    CNA, Emergency Medical Technician (BASIC), Medical Billing & Coding,
    Patient Care Technician, Pharmacy Technician, Phlebotomy, Veterinary Technician & more
    Average Annual Wage Ranges: $22,461 - $44,952 ($11-$22/hour)
    Classes start: April 2019 at Tunxis or CapitalCommunity Colleges
    SNAP recipients receive free training at Capital Community College 

Tunxis Community College Health Careers Open House

Eligibility guidelines based upon
income and family size

All certifications include:

  • Career competency and career development training
  • Relevant paid work experience
  • 1-1 staff support including job placement assistance



Contact Information

Marilyn Ramos, New Britain
Amainata Bangura, Bristol
Leticia Mangual, Director


(860) 826.6991
(860) 584.4674
(860) 348.0338

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Program funding: Funded in part by Capital Workforce Partners and are approved programs under the U.S. Department of Labor Workforce Investment Act.


Human Resources Agency of New Britain

180 Clinton Street
New Britain, CT, 06053
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Phone: (860) 225.8601
Fax: (860) 225.4843

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Regional Locations:

55 South Street
Bristol, CT
(860) 584-2725
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New Britain Locations:

336 Arch Street
(860) 225.1084
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144 Clinton Street
(860) 826.6991
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83 Whiting Street
(860) 826.4741
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55 Broad Street
(860) 612.1784
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35 Oak Street
(860) 826.4676
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