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Porter and Chester Institute’s career schools in Connecticut and Massachusetts can give you the technical training you need to become a skilled employee in today’s competitive workforce. Whether you choose to pursue a career in automotive, computers, cosmetology, trades or healthcare, our career programs can provide you with the tools and training you need to develop the skills employers are looking for. Our Educational Funding Specialists are ready to help you explore all the options available to you for financing your career training at PCI. With flexible class schedules, now is the time to take the first step toward a new career! Get started today!

When it comes to Finding a Job,
Porter and Chester Graduates have 5 Advantages!

  1. You are taught what employers want you to know.
    The employers of our graduates participate in the development of the curriculum contents. As a result, Porter and Chester’s teaching materials reflect the specific needs of actual work situations, not just text book requirements.
  2. You are taught by instructors who have worked in the field.
    Our instructors have years of experience in the occupations they teach and are carefully selected on the basis of their abilities to communicate this experience to others.
  3. You will Learn-by-Doing.
    At Porter and Chester, our students learn-by-doing. This arms our graduates with a wealth of practical, hands-on experience.
  4. We prepare our students to be more employable.
    Porter and Chester teaches more than technical skills. We also train our students to be punctual, dependable workers… traits that employers value highly.
  5. You will receive necessary skills to get a great job.
    Porter and Chester teaches our students the job search and interviewing skills that, over the years, have been found to be effective tools for locating jobs. PCI will guide and advise you on the journey toward your new career.

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Porter and Chester Institute’s career schools in Connecticut and Massachusetts can give you the technical training you need to become a skilled employee in today’s competitive workforce. Whether you choose to pursue a career in automotive, computers, cosmetology, trades or healthcare, our career programs can provide you with the tools and training you need to develop the skills employers are looking for. Our Educational Funding Specialists are ready to help you explore all the options available to you for financing your career training at PCI. With flexible class schedules, now is the time to take the first step toward a new career! Get started today!

Discover what Porter and Chester Institute’s hands-on training can do for you and your career.

When it comes to finding a job, Porter and Chester graduates have 5 advantages:

  1. You are taught what employers want you to know.
  2. You are taught by instructors who have worked in the field.
  3. You will Learn-by-Doing.
  4. We prepare our students to be more employable.
  5. You will receive necessary skills to get a great job.

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