Workforce Development is a direct, practical, and immediate response to the urgent demands of the current economy and expanding technology. The Center for Workforce Development is the first choice of small and large businesses to ensure employees are fully prepared for the workplace and have the necessary skills to retain and advance their careers. We focus our training on the skills your employees need, so your workforce is prepared and productive. Our team works with leading businesses, industry panels, government and non-profit organizations to provide customized, cost-effective training that can be delivered on-site, online, or here at Roxbury Community College.
Our team of instructors’ works with you to assess your training needs, develop customized curriculum, and provide on-site training at times that are convenient for you and your staff. We have expertise in a wide variety of training areas including English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL), Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Supervisory Training, and Lean Manufacturing. Contact us, and we’ll come to you to learn about your business and how we can help you become more productive and competitive in your industry.
Workforce Training Fund
The Workforce Training fund administered by the Commonwealth Corporation provides grants of up to $250,000 to employers to help you cover the cost of training your workers. To be eligible you must be in good standing with the State Department of Revenue, pay into the unemployment trust fund, and be willing to match your grant dollar for dollar by paying your employees’ wages while they are in training. Our staff provides technical assistance, curriculum development, and grant writing and administration to help you underwrite your training costs. Let Roxbury Community College help you save on the cost of training your workforce. Contact us for a free consultation to see how we can tailor a program for your business or organizational needs!