quinebaug valley community college

SNAP Employment and Training Program

The SNAP program offers noncredit short-term training and educational programs to prepare students for entry level jobs within many different industries.

Contact Information

SNAP Coordinator:

Tracey Ferguson
tferguson@qvcc.edu
(860) 932-4138

Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 8:30 – 4:00,  Friday 1:00 – 4:00

Available by appointment in evenings and in Willimantic.

Your Education can be FREE

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SNAPWhat Is SNAP?

SNAP provides nutrition benefits to supplement the food budget of families so they can purchase healthy food and move towards self-sufficiency.

Learn more about Connecticut’s Supplemental Assistance Program – SNAP

What is the SNAP Employment and Training Program?

SNAP E&T is a work program designed to help SNAP recipients gain skills that will help increase self-sufficiency.

If you are receiving SNAP in Connecticut and not receiving money from the Temporary Family Assistance (TFA) program, you may be eligible to participate in SNAP E&T.  E&T is a skills-based program that provides short- term vocational programs at community colleges and community-based organizations.

Scholarships for SNAP recipients

QVCC is pleased to offer SNAP recipients access to federally-funded scholarships, which are administered through the state’s Department of Social Services (DSS), for the following short-term training, credit certificates and associate degrees.

Continuing Education and Workforce Development Programs

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
Legal Assistant
Personal Trainer
Pharmacy Technician
Security Officer
Veterinary Assistant

Credit Certificate Programs

Administrative Medical Office Skills
Advanced Accounting
Advanced Management 
Advanced Manufacturing
Applied Accounting
Applied Management
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
HTML: Certified Coding Specialist
Lean Manufacturing
Mechatronics Automation
Phlebotomy
Senior Network Specialist 
Supply Chain Management
Web Design 

Associate Degrees

Accounting
Business Administration
Business Administration: Information Systems
Business Administration: Health Care Management
Business Administration: Management Options
Computer Networking
Computer Services: IT Support
Cybersecurity
Early Childhood Education
Engineering Science
Human Services
Medical Assisting
Medical Laboratory Technician
Technology Studies
Computer Boot Camp
Microsoft Office Essentials

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