Workforce Training Fund Program
The Workforce Training Fund Program assists Massachusetts businesses in becoming more competitive by investing in the skills of their workers. The Workforce Training Fund is also a key resource to thousands of Massachusetts workers who wish to advance their skills to achieve promotional opportunities and higher wages. It also acts as a catalyst for job creation.
We are pleased to inform you that recently the Baker-Polito administration announced nearly $8 million in new incumbent worker training grants awarded to Massachusetts businesses. To view the announcement and related press coverage, please visit: WorkforceTrainingFund.org/news
Commonwealth Corporation is also pleased to share information highlighting the impact of the Workforce Training Fund Program in recent years. Key findings include:
- 64% more new job growth than projected
- 43% more new job growth than statewide averages
- 27% increase in funds awarded since 2014
- 35% growth in small business participation since 2014
To learn more about the Workforce Training Fund Program please visit: WorkforceTrainingFund.org
The Workforce Training Fund is a program of the Massachusetts Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development and is administered by Commonwealth Corporation.