Train for a New Job

Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program

Caring for our Seniors: a Nurse's Aide Training Program

Improve your English and computer skills, learn necessary skills for working with the elderly, prepare to pass the Certified Nursing Assistant certification exam in our 14 week, full-time program designed for non-native, intermediate level English speakers. JVS’s strong employer relationships will help ensure your successful job placement after graduation. Walk-in orientation sessions are held every Wednesday at 12 PM at JVS Boston (75 Federal Street, 3rd Floor, Boston MA 02110). 

Contact Shereen Russell-Ahmed at (617) 399-3211 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.


Pharmacy Technician Certification Training Program

Building your Career as a Pharmacy Technician

The pharmacy technician certification training program is a full-time, 12 week program that prepares participants to pass the national pharmacy technician certification exam and start them on a career ladder working in a pharmacy. The program includes a 114-hour externship with our partners at CVS, giving students hands on experience working in a fast-paced pharmacy. Students will be in classes 4 days a week from 9-3 and on externship at CVS for an additional 9.5 hours per week. Ongoing support will be provided throughout the program and students will benefit from job placement upon graduation. Ideal candidates have a high school diploma/GED, communicate well in English, have a clean CORI, and a desire to work full-time in a pharmacy. Information sessions are held every Tuesday at 10 AM at JVS Boston (75 Federal Street, 3rd Floor, Boston MA 02110).

For more information about this program, please contact Julio Fred at (617) 399-3213 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.