The SNAP Education and Training Program provides short-term job training and support services to eligible individuals receiving nutritional assistance. Scholarships are offered for a variety of certificate programs in multiple employment industries.


You may be eligible if you:

  • receive SNAP benefits from the Department of Social Services;
  • are NOT receiving TFA/TANF;
  • are able and motivated to obtain employment upon successful completion of your program;
  • and have not previously received a SNAP E&T scholarship.

*Final scholarship eligibility is determined by the program coordinator in collaboration with the Connecticut Department of Social Services.

USDA Non-discrimination Statement

  1. Choose your program.
  2. Please contact us at CA-Learnmore@capitalcc.edu to enroll in a program. Staff is working remotely and are available to assist you.
  3. Make a commitment and plan ahead to succeed!


  • Admin Medical Assistant
  • Asistente de Cuidado Personal (course held in Spanish)
  • Asplundh Utility Arborist Trainee
  • CNA – Nurse Aide Cert
  • Community Health Worker
  • EKG Technician
  • Information Technology (IT) Tracks
  • Intro to Manufacturing
  • Office Professional
  • Patient Care Tech (PCT)
  • Safety & Security Guard
  • Social Services Assistant
  • New programs will be added regularly!

Download a brochure for printing and sharing. SNAP E & T Brochure


SNAP E & T Information

USDA Nondiscrimination Statement

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, religious creed, disability, age, political beliefs, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA.

Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the agency (state or local) where they applied for benefits. Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339. Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at: How to File a Complaint, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form. To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by:

  1. Mail:
    U.S. Department of Agriculture
    Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
    1400 Independence Avenue, SW
    Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;
  2. Fax: (833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442
  3. Email: program.intake@usda.gov.
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