Tutor Training

Below are the tutor trainings being offered this winter and spring. Click on the county below to find tutor training in your area. If you are looking for tutor training in a county not listed below, visit our Find a Program page for the contact info for your local program. 


Bergen County 

Burlington County

Gloucester County

Jersey City 

Mercer County

Middlesex County

Monmouth County

Sussex County

Ocean County

Pascack Valley 

Union County

West Hudson


Bergen County

Literacy Volunteers of Pascack Valley training schedule can be found here: http://www.literacyvolunteerspv.org/tutors.html 


Literacy New Jersey Burlington County Tutor Training

Check back soon for training dates, or call 609-877-5566.


Literacy New Jersey Gloucester County Tutor Training

Tutor Training will take place on Thursdays from 5pm -8pm, May 31st through June 28th.

Macedonia Baptist Church
351 High St.
Westville, NJ 08093

Registration is required. To sign up, contact 609-216-7529 or skarpuzi@literacynj.org.



Jersey City Literacy Program

Become an Adult Literacy Volunteer Tutor - Join our Tutor Training Workshop!

Dates: Saturdays:  January 13, 20, 27, 2018

Venue: Jersey City Public Library (Main)
             472 Jersey Avenue
             Jersey City, NJ 07302

Time:   10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Fee:     $40 (materials)

Registration DeadlineJanuary 5, 2018

Telephone:  201-547-4518

Please call to request registration packet via email: literacy@jclibrary.org

Literacy New Jersey Mercer County Tutor Training

Training will be held from 6-9 pm on 9/11, 9/20, 10/2, & 10/9

Literacy NJ-Mercer office
1 North Johnston Ave., Suite A130
Hamilton, NJ 08609

Registration is required by 9/5. To sign up, contact 609-587-6027 or sbharda@literacynj.org



Literacy New Jersey Middlesex County Tutor Training

Sign up now for our next tutor training class!

Saturdays March 17, 24, 31 & April 7 10:30 am—1:30 pm

Location: East Brunswick Library—2 Jean Walling Civic Center Drive East Brunswick NJ 08816

To register: contact Melissa Bernstein at mbernstein@literacynj.org or 732-906-5456.

Registration fee : $45.00


Literacy Volunteers of Monmouth County

Six sessions: April 17, 24, and May 1, 8, 15, 22nd, 2018.   All classes will be held at the Red Bank Public Library, 84 West Front Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701 from 1 to 4 pm.  Space is limited to 10 trainees, and all adults who wish to participate must register with Literacy Volunteers either by calling the LVMC office @ 732-571-0209 or by emailing us @ lvmonmouth@brookdalecc.edu

Literacy New Jersey Ocean County Tutor Training

Tutor training will be held Saturdays, May 5 - June 2 from 10 am to 1 pm at the Toms River Library.  

Toms River Library - Home Town Dairy Room (2nd Floor)
101 Washington St.
Toms River, NJ, 08753 

Registration is required. To sign up, contact Matt Ford at (732) 864-9646 or mford@literacynj.org


Literacy Volunteers of Pascack Valley 

Literacy Volunteers of Pascack Valley training schedule can be found here: http://www.literacyvolunteerspv.org/tutors.html 


Literacy New Jersey Sussex County Tutor Training

Spring training will be held Tuesdays, 6:30pm-9:30pm on 9/25, 10/9, & 10/23. Training will consist of 3 class meetings and approximately 8-10 hours of online work completed at your convenience between classes. 

Hackettstown Medical Center
651 Willow Grove St.
Hackettstown, NJ 

Registration is required. To sign up, contact mscuralli@literacynj.org or (973) 300-9444.


Literacy New Jersey Union County Tutor Training

The Tutor Training Program consists of five workshops which will provide trainees with the tools and strategies necessary for working with adults in one of three categories:   English as a second language, High School Equivalency or Basic Skills. Tutors will focus on four main areas of content:  Listening, Speaking, Reading, and Writing. 

Tuesday, February 13, 2018            7:00 PM – 9:30 PM  
Thursday, February 15, 2018         7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Thursday, February 22, 2018         7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Saturday, February 24, 2018          9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Tuesday, February 27, 2018            7:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Trainees are required to complete ALL 5 sessions to receive a certificate from LNJ and be matched with a small group of ESL, HSE or Basic Skills students.

2/13, 2/15 and 2/27  will take place at the Cranford Community Center, 224 Walnut Avenue, Cranford, NJ 07016

2/22 will take place at Summit High School, Kent Place Blvd, Summit, NJ 07901

2/24 will take place at the Elizabeth Public Library, 11 South Broad Street, Elizabeth, NJ 07202


Registration is required. To sign up, call or email Nancy Lama:  nlama@literacynj.org or 908-486-1777


Literacy New Jersey West Hudson Tutor Training

Literacy NJ West Hudson Programs will offer tutor training from 5:30 - 8:30 pm on 9/18, 9/20, 9/25, & 9/27. 

Kearny Public Library
318 Kearny Ave. 
Kearny, NJ 07032

Registration is required. For more information or to sign up, call 267-825-7159 or email slomax@literacynj.org.