For over 25 years, Training Direct has been committed to offering quality vocational training to future healthcare workers. Since its founding in 1990, Training Direct has been committed to its mission of offering quality hands-on training and education designed to lead towards entry-level employment opportunities for those who wish to pursue a career in the Medical field. Over the years, Training Direct has helped train thousands of successful graduates who have gone on to enjoy careers as Certified Nurse Aides, Medical Billing and Coding Specialists, and Phlebotomy Technicians.

In 2014, Training Direct became a Division of Dorsey Schools. Since 1934, Dorsey Schools has helped prepare individuals for exciting new careers in a variety of fields. In 2021, Dorsey Schools became Dorsey College. To learn more about Dorsey College, you may visit

In 2015, Training Direct began an exciting new chapter by opening its Danbury, CT school and by expanding its program offerings to include a Patient Care Technician training program and an Electrocardiogram Technician training program. The opening of the Danbury school along with the expansion of new program offerings further exemplifies Training Direct’s commitment to providing quality allied health training to prepare the men and women of Connecticut for exciting new careers in healthcare.

Vision Statement

To assist those who may not have realized their full potential in the workplace (due to family obligations, disabilities or time constraints) in finding a new career direction, taking hold of the first rung of the career ladder, and from there, progressing in learning skills necessary to reach their earning and personal development potential and goals.

Mission Statement

The school offers training classes that are designed to lead to entry-level employment. Training Direct helps students use learning as a personal growth experience; step by step the motivation for advancement feeds on immediate and repeated successes.

Training Direct provides timesaving, career-focused training that reinforces the development of a winner’s attitude necessary for success.