Training Eligibility


Customers interested in training services will be schedule for an orientation/information session. Please see Getting Started for additional information.  Customers approved for training opportunities will complete and employment first evaluation/assessment (including CASAS basic skills testing), and research career options, training programs with their counselors through online tools such as, NJ Career Connections, NJ Career Assistance Navigator(NJCAN), One-Stop Careers.  The training opportunities include:

  • ​Individual Training Account Grants (ITA) - Individuals may be eligible to receive an ITA grant to attend a training program. The school must be approved by the NJ Department of Labor (NJDOL), the occupation is in-demand and the school has an ITA contract with Ocean County PIC, Inc. New Jersey Training Opportunities (NJTOPPS) website is home to New Jersey's Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL) and Consumer Report Card (CRC). The ETPL is a comprehensive listing of all schools and organizations offering occupational education and job training programs. You will research, sort, and compare schools and training providers based on information such as the location, length of training, cost, and any special services that may be offered. Our counselors will work closely with you to make an informed decision.

  • On-the-Job Training Grants (OJT) - Eligible individuals may receive an OJT grant. The Business Services Coordinator work with prospective employees to match them with open positions in local firms. The One-Stop then reimburses employers for some of the costs associated with training the new employee. 








Ocean County PIC, Inc., 1959 Route 9, Toms River, New Jersey 08755   Phone: 732-240-5995 Fax: 732-349-5627

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