Culinary and Customer Service Job Training

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Culinary and Customer Service Job Training

Forge City Works is offering Culinary and Customer Job Training Program. Master culinary skills and prepare for a job in the culinary industry.Participants earn minimum wage working a mix of in person and classroom  learning for 20-25 hours/week for six to eight weeks while learning food preparation, knife skills, and sanitation.

Program Benefits:

  • ServSafe Food Handler Certification
  • Paid on the job training
  • job readiness skills
  • resume development
  • employment opportunities in our network


  • Be al least 18 years old
  • Be a Hartford resident
  • Be unemployed or underemployed
  • not enrolled in school or another program
  • be available to work between 7am and 3 pm, Monday through Friday
  • Be curious, ready to learn, and able to complete tasks
  • Be interested and eligible to work full-time in a food service career
  • Be able to stand for a minimum of 8 hours and be able to lift 50 pounds with reasonable accommodations.

Pick up an application at the Kitchen 559 Broad Street, Hartford , CT.
They are very competitive and only accept 12-15 individuals per year.

Carla Domingo at
Workforce Development Trainee Support and Employment Navigator
860-548-9887 ext. 3

This program is funded in part with Community Development Block Grant Funds allocated to FCW – Job training at the Kitchen by the City of Hartford.