Training and Education Assistance

Upgrading your skills can lead to the right job.

For many career seekers, finding the right job right now is the logical way to go. But if you are uncertain which job is right for you, or if you lack necessary credentials/experience, training may be what’s needed to help reach your career goals.

Tuition assistance may be available to eligible candidates to provide training in high-demand occupations resulting in employment, increased earnings, and job retention.

We are currently accepting applications for the training providers and programs identified on our in-demand Targeted Occupation List. Please review the list prior to applying.

CLICK HERE to view in-demand and Targeted Occupations
CLICK HERE to view training provider program performance


Get Started: Tuition Assistance Application

To begin the eligibility determination process, please complete the following:

STEP 1 – Application

Download the CareerSource Services Application, complete the form, and save the application to your computer.

Download Application 

STEP 2 – Registration

Fully register or update your registration with Employ Florida.
Full registration requires the following:

  • Enter or update all fields in the general information area also called “Personal Profile”;
  • Complete the background wizard in the “My Background” tab including your education, certifications, three jobs or 10 years of employment history, desired occupation, job type, location and salary. References are optional; and
  • In the “Resume Builder” section, upload your resume or create a basic resume from the information you previously entered. If you are not currently looking for work, you can set your resume offline so it is not viewable to employers.

Once you are ready to register at Employ Florida, click the Complete Registration link: Complete Registration

STEP 3 – Submit Your Application

Once you have completed the above steps and registered with Employ Florida, email your application to: [email protected]

Please include in the Subject Line: “Tuition Assistance Application”

Important: Within the body of the email, please specify if you live in Citrus, Levy or Marion county.


Information on eLEarning and online Webinars:

CLICK HERE for more information about Short-Term Training.

Additional information about scholarships, Pell Grants and student loans for other training programs is available through the Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA). Visit FAFSA to apply for assistance.