Saturday, November 26, 2022
Nov. 26, 2022

Linkedin Pinterest

Local firms may be eligible for worker training funding

The Columbian
Published:

Manufacturers and companies with IT, software and technology employees may qualify for funding through the Southwest Washington Workforce Development Council to train workers.

The ProSTEP Employee Training Assistance Fund offered through the workforce development council offsets employers’ training costs for existing employees in certain advanced manufacturing and IT/software/technology occupations.

Companies must be located in Clark, Cowlitz or Wahkiakum counties.

Applications, due Sept. 11, and information are at SWWDC’s website at http://swwdc.org/business-resources/training.html. Or contact Lee Ann Lawrence, employer services manager, at 360-567-3170 or llawrence@swwdc.org.

Support local journalism

Your tax-deductible donation to The Columbian’s Community Funded Journalism program will contribute to better local reporting on key issues, including homelessness, housing, transportation and the environment. Reporters will focus on narrative, investigative and data-driven storytelling.

Local journalism needs your help. It’s an essential part of a healthy community and a healthy democracy.

Community Funded Journalism logo
Loading...