The New Jersey Healthworks Scaling Apprenticeship Program is helping to educate and mentor thousands of workers in New Jersey’s healthcare industry. Start a new career in healthcare in as little as five months through no-cost healthcare training.  Prepare to earn a national credential, while getting real-life workplace experience. Earn while you learn!

Apprenticeships are all about learning while doing, and learning from others in your industry. You get a chance to put your skills into practice and gain more confidence in a working environment. Once accepted to the program, you will be placed with an employer who will pay you a salary and assigned a mentor and Success Coach. The New Jersey Healthworks Grant may cover the cost of your training. You will get a jump start on a career while earning recognized industry credentials.

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How to Apply


  • Must be at least 16 years old
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
  • Must be a US citizen or hold a valid green card (SSN is required)

Steps to Certification:

  1. Review the descriptions below and find an apprenticeship that matches your interests and skills
  2. Read our Frequently Asked Questions
  3. Schedule an appointment for a virtual meeting with a Success Coach
  4. Complete the application

Health Professions Apprenticeship Programs