September 2, 2021

PHL Career Portal: a free, online training and resource hub for Philadelphia

PHL Career Portal: a free, online training and resource hub for Philadelphia

As the pace of change across industries accelerates, adults in the workforce are having to learn skills in the workforce more rapidly than ever before. The future of work requires workers to consistently learn new technologies and acquire new skills. For this reason, Philadelphia Works is thrilled to offer the PHL Career Portal, a training and resource hub where career seekers can learn skills and access resources from the comfort of their own homes!

The PHL Career Portal, powered by PA CareerLink® Philadelphia, is an online training and resource hub where career seekers can:

  • Enhance their job search,
  • Explore career opportunities, and
  • Develop their professional skills. 

Individuals who register for the portal can access self-paced courses, live workshops, videos, resource handouts, links to external websites, & more! Specialized content is available for PA CareerLink® and other workforce program participants. The portal also serves as an entry point for local career seekers to participate in one of three-course tracks through the Philadelphia Skills Forward Initiative:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Health Tech Administration
  • IT Customer Support

If you or someone you know is interested in refining their job search or moving their career forward to prepare for the jobs of the future, we encourage you to explore the PHL Career Portal today! The cost is free, and much of the learning content is virtual, on-demand, and brief— built to meet the needs of busy working professionals and parents facing childcare and transportation challenges.  

Registration is as easy as 1-2-3:

1. Register - Visit and register. 

2. Explore – Browse a variety of courses and workshops in the following categories: 

  • Career Planning and Job Search Skills 
  • Professional Skills 
  • Digital Literacy and Academics 
  • Industry Exploration and Career Pathways  

3. Grow – Become a Philadelphia Skills Forward learner. ​​​Click here to get started! Use Access Code: SkillsForward1

For more information about the PHL Career Portal or  Philadelphia Skills Forward courses email [email protected]. For immediate assistance, call 1 (833) 750-5627.