Already a TechBoost Participant?
Are you an unemployed or underemployed individual looking to transition to or advance in a high-tech career? If so, the TechBoost program may be right for you.
TechBoost provides customized training plans earn and learn opportunities in the Information Technology (IT) and IT-related industries. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) the demand for these occupations is expected to increase by 13.7% by the year 2026, increasing to more than 5 million workers engaged in those occupations.
As a TechBoost program participant, you will gain the training and experience needed to grow into or advance within an Information Technology (IT) or related career and ultimately maximize your employability and earnings potential.
TechBoost connects eligible individuals with the chance to:
Access Supportive Services
We can provide assistance with overcoming obstacles to training and employment such as transportation costs, tools and supplies required for training or employment.
Train for the Future
Gain industry-recognized certificates and credentials to help you transition into or advance in the IT industry.
Get hired and gain on-the-job experience and training under the guidance of local employers with competitive wages that match industry standards.
Am I Eligible?
Our team works with applicants on a one-on-one basis to assess each applicant’s needs.
To qualify for TechBoost, applicants need to be at a minimum:
- 17 years of age or older and not attending secondary school (high school)
- U.S. citizen or legally authorized to work in the U.S.
- Unemployed or underemployed
How To Enroll
Collect and scan the following documents to help our representatives determine if you qualify as eligible. You will need to have these documents readily available to upload into our secure system in step 2.
- Copy of your current resume
- Copy of your driver’s license or other state/federal issued ID
- Copy of your social security card
- Proof of veteran’s status, if applicable (e.g. DD-214)
Follow the link to your location, complete the online application, and upload copies of the documentation collected in Step 1. Click “Save” at the top of the screen to submit. A representative will review your information and contact you.
Boston, MA: contact MassHire Boston’s intake person here
Tampa Bay, FL: contact Career Source Tamps Bay’s intake person here
Guilford County, NC: contact Guilford Works’ intake person here
Pittsburgh, PA: contact Partner4Work’s intake person here
Worcester, MA: contact MassHire Worcester’s intake person here