The purpose of this grant is to serve workers who are eligible for training under the TAA for workers program. The funds will be used to improve grantees’ ability to deliver education and career training programs that can be completed in two years or less, are suited for workers who are eligible for training under the Trade Adjustment Assistance for Workers program, and prepare program participants for employment in high-wage, high-skill occupations. $3,170,464. U.S. Department of Labor. October 2011 – September 2014.
Dept of Labor
Federal appropriation for training in environmental
programs as well as the delivery of healthcare training specifically targeting
residents of the Green Impact Zone. MCC programs are: Green Maintenance,
Medication Technician, Pharmacy Technician, Phlebotomy and Sterile Process. The
FEC is a partner and will cover the cost for 120 participants. $500,000. U.S. Department of Labor. June 30, 2011 – September 30, 2012.
Funding to integrate and build upon a collection of currently independent activities which will lead to an unprecedented comprehensive system of economic development, workforce development, education and training to meet the region’s current and future needs, particularly targeting advanced manufacturing, healthcare and biotechnology. $122,773.75. U.S. Department of Labor. February 2006 – June 2007.