Federal Workforce Training Programs 

  • Alliance for Business and Training (AB&T)
  • Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
  • Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development
  • Trade Adjustment Assistance

If you are seeking sponsorship through the Alliance for Business and Training (Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act), or the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development (Trade Adjustment Assistance), please visit the nearest Career Center location and register with a career specialist. They will explain the opportunities and options available to you.

The Associate of Applied Science degrees, Certificate programs, and Non-Credit Continuing Education Programs are designed for students desiring to enter the workforce immediately after program completion. These are the programs that have been approved for students sponsored by the Alliance for Business and Training, or the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Department:

Associate of Applied Science Degrees

  • Business Technology – Concentration: Accounting
  • Business Technology – Concentration: Management
  • Business Technology – Concentration: Small Business Management
  • Computer and Information Sciences – Concentration: Computer Programming
  • Computer and Information Sciences – Concentration: Internet & Web Development
  • Computer and Information Sciences – Concentration: Personal Computer Management
  • Computer and Information Sciences – Concentration: Networking Engineering Technology
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Electrical Technology – Concentration: Electrical
  • Electrical Technology – Concentration: Electromechanical
  • Industrial Technology – Concentration: Automotive Service
  • Industrial Technology – Concentration: Engineering Design Technology
  • Industrial Technology – Concentration: Machine Tool
  • Industrial Technology – Concentration: Manufacturing Engineering Technology
  • Industrial Technology – Concentration: Mechanical
  • Industrial Technology – Concentration: Welding/Metal Fabrication
  • Administrative Professional Technology – Concentration: Business Office
  • Administrative Professional Technology – Concentration: Legal Office
  • Administrative Professional Technology – Concentration: Medical Office

Certificate Programs

  • Accounting
  • Automotive Service
  • Chemical Process Operations
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
  • Computer-Aided Drafting
  • Construction Electricity
  • Machine Tool Operations
  • Office Technology
  • Combination Welding

Associate of Applied Science Degrees
*Health-Related Professions Programs

  • Cardiovascular Technology
  • Dental Assisting
  • Paramedic
  • Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Nursing (Traditional)
  • Surgical Technology
  • Nursing (LPN-RN) 

*Please note: these are medical programs that require completion of general education requirement courses and a separate admission to the program before sponsorship  by the Alliance for Business and Training will be approved.

Certificate Programs

  • Dental Assisting
  • EMT
  • Advanced EMT
  • Paramedic

Non-Credit Continuing Education Programs

  • ECG Technician
  • Phlebotomy Technician

If you are considering training at Northeast State, you can begin the enrollment process today.

Checklist for AB&T/TAA/WIOA Participants

This will expedite your approval by ABT or the Tennessee Department of Labor and Workforce Development, once you have decided on your program of study. See the Checklist above for AB&T/TAA/WIA participants for a list of the steps to follow to enroll at Northeast State.

In order to meet with an advisor, it is very important that you schedule an appointment. To schedule an appointment, or if you have any questions, please call 423.323.0214. BE SURE TO LET THE ATTENDANT KNOW THAT YOU ARE A POTENTIAL ABT/WIOA or TAA DISLOCATED WORKER PARTICIPANT.