Don't let a lack of education get in the way of your goals. The Learning Connection offers education opportunities for students of all ages, whatever their goals may be.
GED and General Education
Ready to get your GED? We can help. We offer classes and tutoring to prepare you. We’re a certified testing facility, so you can get your GED right here at The Learning Connection. We also have tutors and test proctors in other Southeast Alaska communities, so there’s no added stress from travel. Learn more.
You’ve already graduated high school or earned your GED — you’re almost ready for college! Almost but not quite? We offer free general education and college prep classes to prepare students to earn credit from the start. You’ll be better prepared for your placement exam and can skip taking remedial classes. Learn more.
Jobs in the trades can offer great pay and room to grow, but training and earning occupational endorsements is key to a successful career. We partner with the University of Southeast Alaska and industry professionals to provide free training for eligible students in a variety of fields, including construction and welding. Learn more.
Health Career Training
Looking for a career path with opportunities for high wages and growth? Southeast Alaska Area Health Education Center has opportunities for training, mentorship and support in health care fields, from certificate to doctorate level. Learn more.
Job Skills and Search
Whether you’re looking for your first job, seeking something better or re-entering the job market after time away there’s a lot to learn! We can help you learn to be a great employee, find the right career and take the right steps get the job you want. Learn more.
English Language and Citizenship
We offer classes and tutoring at all levels of English language proficiency, from beginner to advanced. Additionally, our classes cover subjects from the United States citizenship exam, which is required to become a naturalized citizen. Learn more.
Our driver training can help you get your driver license and expand your opportunities. Many jobs require a valid driver license. We offer online and in-person instruction, and on-the-road experience with a certified driving instructor. Learn more.
We offer programs to provide training and paid work experience for youth ages 16-24 and adults 55 and older. Whether you’re new to the workforce or looking to make a late-in-life change, we’ve got you covered. Learn more.