Employee Training Programs & Funds

Building a skilled workforce is critical to the success of any business. The Commonwealth offers several grants, subsidies, and programs to assist employers in training their employees. -From the Executive Office of Labor & Development (EOLWD) 

New Employee Training Grant Program

The Hiring Incentive Training Grant Program assists companies in paying for new trainees who are Massachusetts citizens and who have been unemployed for six months or more. This required period of unemployment is waived for veterans. -From the Executive Office of Labor & Workforce Development (EOLWD)

Safety Training Grants

The Safety Grant Program promotes safe and healthy conditions in the workplace through training, education, and other preventative programs via grants totaling $800,000 annually. -From the Executive Office of Labor & Workforce Development (EOLWD)