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Rebuilding Delaware's Workforce Through Rapid Training

For more than six decades, the Delaware Skills Center, an adult vocational training center associated with the New Castle County Vocational Technical School District, has dedicated itself to equipping unemployed and under-employed Delaware residents with valuable skills leading to meaningful careers.  Our unwavering commitment focuses on providing individuals access to career pathways, cultivating the development of a strong workforce and fostering a thriving economy within the state.
Jacqueline Hawkes

Delaware Skills Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. We provide auxiliary aids and services upon request to individuals with disabilities, and we are partially funded by Delaware Workforce Investment Board and Department of Labor. It is against the law for this recipient of Federal financial assistance to discriminate on the following bases: against and individual in the United States, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions, sex stereotyping, transgender status, and gender identity), national origin (including limited English proficiency), age, disability, or political affiliation or belief, or, against any beneficiary of, applicant to, or participant in programs financially assisted under Title I of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, on the basis of the individual’s citizenship status or participation in any WIOA Title 1-financially assisted program or activity. Text Telephone/Teletypewriter (TTY) Relay Service  -  English, 711 or 800-232-5460, Spanish 877-335-7595.
Jackie Hawkes
Jacqueline Hawkes, Supervisor

Latest News

Congrats to Mr. Arters & the Electrical Program!

The Delaware State Chamber of Commerce and its affiliate, The Partnership, Inc., have announced the 2024 Superstars in Education and Training award winners. DSC was honored to be chosen as this year's winner for the Independent Training/Certificate Provider category.  Superstars in Education & Training is charged with recognizing educational programs for innovative and impactful programming. These programs contribute to the development of our workforce by creating opportunities, solving identified gaps, and equipping students with career ready skills and training.

Appointments Only!

DSC accepts appointments only.

Please call 302-654-5392 for more information and to book your appointment TODAY!

LPN Application Window Closed

The application window for the 2023 LPN class has closed. Applications for the 2024 class will begin on July 1, 2023.

Plumbing Program

DSC is now recruiting for our Plumbing Program which will begin August 21, 2023.

Please call 302-654-5392 for more information.
  • 7 Career Programs
  • 98% Program Completion Rate
  • 98% Job Placement Rate
  • 97.2% NCLEX-PN Pass Rate Highest In The State
  • 6-18 Week Programs
  • Industry Recognized Credentials