Are you unemployed?  Under-employed?  Are you interested in becoming a professional in healthcare or office administration?

Come to Massasoit this spring to participate in our Education and Training Fund (ETF) initiative for one of two free training programs.  Each program will provide you with the skills and experience you need to get your new career started. You will also receive a stipend while participating in your chosen program!

EKG Technician

March 21 – June 1, 2023; 60 hours total

Please note, the start date for this class has been updated from March 7.

Classes will be held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:00 – 9:00 pm in person on the Canton campus.

The healthcare industry is a rapidly growing field with a wide range of opportunities for those looking to make a difference in the lives of others, and the demand for healthcare professionals is increasing. If helping others is your heart’s desire, consider becoming an EKG technician. Becoming an EKG technician can be a great career path if you have a passion for helping others, and an interest in the medical field.

This 60-hour course covers topics and activities including: heart anatomy and physiology, proper lead placement, operating and adjusting EKG monitors, diseases of the heart, and medical terminology. Through a combination of classroom and practical sessions you will gain experience as well as meet licensure eligibility requirements and prepare for the national certification exam.

Office Support Professional

Parts 1 and 2

March 24 – May 26, 2023; 48 hours total
Classes will be held in person on the Canton campus

Part 1 on Fridays from 9:30 am -12:30 pm starting on March 24 through May 26, 2023; and

Part 2 on Thursdays from 9:30 am -12:30 pm starting on April 6 through May 11, 2023.

Becoming an office support professional can be a rewarding and challenging career path. It could also be a great opportunity to expand your professional skills and build a successful career. If you’re ready to take the next step for a new career then Massasoit’s Office Support Professional Program is a great opportunity to expand your professional skills.

The 48-hour Office Support Professional program is designed to equip you with the interpersonal and technical skills to be successful in today’s office environment. A significant portion of the program covers Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint computer skills. You will also learn interpersonal skills including work preparedness, communications, and conflict resolution.  Students must complete both parts to be considered successful in this program.

Interested? Please complete the ETF application and submit it to Once the completed application has been reviewed, an in-person interview will be scheduled to complete the admission process. If for some reason you are unable to fill out and submit the application, please schedule a time to meet with our staff to complete it in person.

If you have any questions, please contact the ETF team at Massasoit Community College at 508-588-9100 x1509 or via email at