Training Programs

Specialist
Guild

The Specialists Guild is a non-profit social enterprise that works with adults with social and communication challenges. TSG identifies, trains and provides internships to prepare participants to successfully transition into competitive employment.

nonPareil Institute

nonPareil Institute is a post-secondary, not-for-profit, innovation program. They seek to build better futures for adults with autism through technical, vocational and social training.

Exceptional Minds

Exceptional Minds is a nonprofit professional training academy and digital arts and animation studio for young adults on the autism spectrum. They provide a full-time, three-year vocational program, a part-time program, an apprenticeship program, and employment support services.

Aspirtech

Aspiritech has a program to train high-functioning people on the autism spectrum to test software for tech development companies. They are the largest employer of people on the Autism spectrum in North America.

Nobis Works

Nobis Works is a non-profit organization in Georgia that specializes in job placement for people on the spectrum. They also offer training programs that last anywhere from three months to a year and are designed to teach the skills necessary to succeed in the workforce.

Ken’s Krew

Ken’s Krew has partnered with the Home Depot and CVS Caremark for employment opportunities for those with ASD.

The Chocolate Spectrum

The Chocolate Spectrum offers training programs as well as apprenticeships.

Precisionists, Inc.

 The Precisionists creates jobs for individuals across a broad range of disabilities. Initially, the company is focused on working with those on the autism spectrum, disabled veterans, hearing impaired, and visually impaired in all the markets served.

SEARCH Academy

Project SEARCH Academy offers a collection of fast-paced online training course to help implement Project Search site’s potential.