Career Technical Initiative Programs

Automotive Technician & Culinary Arts ⋅ Begins Sept. 2023

Marine Technician⋅ Begins Feb. 2024

This training could be free if you qualify!

Registration / Contact:

Zubair Ahmad Ulfat, Upskilling Navigator at

Fall Starts 9/18/23

Register by calling:

Zubair Ahmad Ulfat

The Greater New Bedford Workforce Board, Commonwealth Corporation’s Career Technical Initiative (CTI) and GNB Voc-Tech have joined together to provide training in evenings and weekends to unemployed, under-employed and recent high school graduates.

Commonwealth Corporation provide Massachusetts residents access to career technical training by using the state’s existing resources at vocational high schools while simultaneously helping businesses grow by increasing the number of skilled workers to the workforce.

If you are committed and ready to begin a new career, this is a great opportunity for you.

These hands-on courses are designed to give students a basic understanding of Culinary Arts, Automotive and Marine Technology (which will start Feb 2024).  Students completing these programs will be prepared for entry level jobs in the industry and will earn the OSHA-10