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Funding Available for Existing Worker Training

February 13, 2020

Virginia Career Works can provide funding assistance for businesses to upgrade the skills of their current employees and enhance their expertise — making your business more competitive and profitable.

Eligible Industry Sectors:

  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Emerging Tech and Information Technology
  • Healthcare and Life Science
  • Food and Beverage Processing
  • Industries support above sectors

Funds can be used for the cost of training workers, tuition, instructional cost for courses, certification and licensing exams and fees, and textbooks and manuals.

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