Florida’s Research and Economic Information Database Application (FREIDA)
Get help selecting a new career, finding a new job, and locating suitable education or training.

Career Infonet
Explore your career options. Find out which careers are in high demand, salary earning potential, and the education needed.

Occupational Outlook
Find out what training and education you need, expected job prospects and earnings and what workers do in a particular job. Learn job search tips and information about the job market in Florida.

O*NET Online
Research what occupations are in demand; match your skills to available occupations and find out what skills are in high demand by employers.

The Florida TRADE Association
The Florida Trade Consortium is a partnership of twelve state and community colleges located throughout the State of Florida. Together the group has been awarded a $15 million dollar grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to develop and implement technical training programs and services for displaced and unemployed workers, incumbent workers, students, and returning veterans that will lead to employment and potential promotions in the manufacturing sector. Learn about your opportunities for manufacturing training in Polk County.

Job Corps
Job Corps provides education, job training, assistance with job placement and follow-up support – all at no cost to eligible students. Students can earn a high school diploma or GED, train for a new career, prepare for higher education and gain the practical skills they need to succeed in the workplace.

The Florida Department of Education Farmworker Jobs and Education Program (FJEP)
The purpose of the FJEP is to provide workforce training leading to year-round, unsubsidized employment to eligible migrant and seasonal farmworkers and to provide emergency stabilization services such as food, rent, etc. to those who choose to stay in farm work.

The Florida Governor’s Council on Indian Affairs
The Council provides a variety of services to American Indians, Native Alaskans and Native Hawaiians living in both Florida and Georgia with the primary goal to provide technical assistance for the educational, economic, social and cultural advancement of the Native American citizens within the states of Florida and Georgia.