Tampa Bay TechHire


At this time, funding for the Tampa Bay TechHire program is limited to the below IT programs offered by USF and CareerSource Tampa Bay. Please check back for updates.

Tampa Bay TechHire provides FREE accelerated training and paid work experience opportunities to young adults in high-growth industries and  information technology occupations. Training includes tuition, lab and certification fees.

Eligibility Criteria:
- Must be between the ages of 17 and 29; and
- Unemployed or underemployed.
- Additional eligibility requirements apply.


Please see the below links for additional information regarding training programs (subject to availability):

Information Technology

CareerSource Tampa Bay: Tampa Career Center Trainings only - TechHire is part of a national study to test if offering individuals skills training and extra support services helps them complete training, and find employment in middle-high skill jobs. Support services and spaces in specific trainings are limited. Eligible applicants will be chosen by a computerized selection process.

IT Training Programs

  • CompTIA A+
  • CompTIA Network+
  • CompTIA Security+
  • USF TechHire Innovative Business Technology Boot Camp
  • USF Java Programming Boot Camp

Online Courses Available

  • USF Java Programming or Data Analytics Boot Camp