Colorado needs qualified workers to fill essential roles in high-demand industries. The Career Advance Colorado program provides zero-cost, short-term training at Aims Community College, offering you a clear path to employment or to earning a degree with limited debt.
Get free training to prepare you for essential jobs across a variety of industries that help support and sustain a thriving society. This significant investment by the state of Colorado helps ensure that these critical positions are filled by qualified individuals.
To qualify for funding, all Career Advance Colorado applicants must apply for federal (FAFSA) and/or state (CAFSA) financial aid. Once accepted into the program, you will earn a certificate in one year or less or an associate degree in two years or less.
Gain hands-on experience and learn the skills to prepare you for positions in: