SNAP Employment + Training

SNAP Employment + Training for Recipients of SNAP Benefits

Skills-based training for high-demand occupations.

Norwalk Community College offers unique training and educational opportunities to SNAP recipients through the SNAP Employment & Training Program.  The SNAP E&T program offers scholarships to obtain training and additional skills that can lead to employment or a higher paying job.


Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be receiving SNAP benefits
  • and NOT a recipient of Temporary Family Assistance (TFA)
  • Commitment to successful program completion
  • Commitment to seeking employment and able and available to work
  • Not previously enrolled elsewhere in a SNAP E&T program

If you are receiving SNAP benefits and not receiving money from Temporary Family Assistance (TFA), you may be eligible to receive a scholarship to participate in one of the following SNAP Employment & Training programs offered at Norwalk Community College.

Non-Credit Certificate Programs

Detailed descriptions for the following non-credit programs can be found in the latest Continuing Education Catalog.

  • Certified Nurse Aide
  • National Bookkeeping Certificate
  • Dental Assistant Certificate
  • Homemaker Companion
  • Medical Billing & Reimbursement Specialist
  • Medical Coding Certification
  • Physical Therapy Aide
  • Veterinary Assistant

Credit Certificate Programs

For more information, please contact
Ms. Jenine Carlson
SNAP Employment & Training Program Coordinator

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