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Career Training Opportunities

Free, hands-on training designed to help you jumpstart a new career in today’s most in-demand industries.

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Launch Your New Career at Fresh Start

We partner with top educational institutions to give women like you access to free workforce training opportunities that allow you to pursue the career of your dreams and earn a self-sufficient wage. With a variety of training programs to choose from, our Education Advisors will guide you along the path to the career that is a fit for you and your goals.

By enrolling in a training program with Fresh Start, you’ll receive:

  • Personalized career support including resume writing, interview preparation, and more
  • Ability to complete the program alongside other motivated women, creating a support network as you pursue your new career path
  • Direct connections with hiring employers after successful completion of your training program
  • Access to all other Fresh Start offerings in the areas of Family Stability, Health and Well-being, Financial Management, Education & Training, and Careers

Featured Programs

We offer free training programs in a variety of industries and formats to help you pursue a career that is perfect for you! Check out some of our featured programs below.

If you don’t see one that’s a fit for you, connect with us to learn more about the other programs that we have available.

Advanced Manufacturing

Are you interested in a thriving career pathway in the manufacturing industry? Do you have the hands-on experience you’d like to harness into something bigger?

Fresh Start’s Advanced Manufacturing Program with Baltu Technologies prepares women to enter the manufacturing industry in under 8 weeks!

Cable Harness Wiring

Are you interested in learning about the electrical side of manufacturing? Or are you looking for a hands-on, fulfilling job? A career in Cable Harness Wiring may be the right fit for you! 
Fresh Start has partnered with Mesa Community College to offer this 10-day, fully funded, hands-on training for this in-demand career.

Composite Technician

Do you like working with your hands? Would you be interested in working for a company like Boeing? A career as a composite technician may be the right fit for you! 

Fresh Start has partnered with Chandler-Gilbert Community College to offer this fully funded, 10-day, hands-on training for this in-demand career. 

Electrical Applications

Are you curious about what it takes to become an electrician or looking to understand if a career in this high-paying field is right fit for you? Complete this info session to learn industry insights and the career outlook for women in the field.

An entry-level electrician career is possible through free, hands-on training offered by Fresh Start in partnership with StrataTech and the Refrigeration School, Inc. (RSI).


Do you have an interest in joining the fast-paced medical field? An entry-level role in the medical industry may be the right career path for you. Fresh Start has partnered with Gateway Community College to offer a five-month program for a career in emergency medical services.

Learn more about this program and apply to join our Fresh Start cohort!

HVAC – Refrigeration Technologies

Take your customer service experience from any industry and apply it to a career in financial services in just four months with the Securities Industry Essentials (SIE) program offered by Scottsdale Community College. This program is offered in person at Fresh Start on Saturdays.

If you have an interest in financial markets and you’re seeking a lucrative career in a stable industry with a lot of growth potential, this is the program for you!

Semiconductor Technician

Curious about the booming semiconductor industry in Arizona and the breakthrough employment opportunities available? Want to contribute to the technology field through a hands-on career?

Learn more about job positions, career outlook, and the accelerated training program offered through the Maricopa Community Colleges that prepares you for an entry-level role as a Semiconductor Technician


In this seven-month, hands-on training program offered by RSI, students will be trained in this highly sought-after and in-demand career where women like you are paving….well actually welding their way to a better future. 

If you like working with your hands this career path may be perfect and not to mention lucrative.

Women in Finance

Are you interested in a thriving career pathway in the banking or financial services industry? Do you have customer service experience you’d like to harness into something bigger?

Fresh Start’s Women in Finance Scholarship Program prepares women to enter various banking roles in just 8 weeks!

“I am so grateful to be a member of the Impact Program … and Grow With Google. I’ve grown more and more excited as the end of the GWG inches closer because everything in the course matches what employers are looking for. …I am realizing how much of a leg up I now have because of the training and education I received through this program.”



Ready to get started? Connect with us & join the Fresh Start community today!