Benefits of On-the-Job Training

The On-the-Job Training (OJT) Program assists employers with the cost of hiring and training a new employee. It is funded through the federal Workforce Investment Act (WIA) and administered through the Massachusetts One-Stop Career Centers

OJT Benefits

As an employer, you understand all too well the cost of hiring and training new employees.

Employer Benefits:

  • Reducing the cost of hiring and training.
  • Providing pre-screened applicants for your position - you decide who to hire.
  • Reimbursing you for a percentage of the wages during the pre-agreed training period. Reimbursement rate is based on the size of your business.

Employee Benefits:

  • Providing employment to workers.
  • Workers can earn as they are learn.
  • Workers receive job coaching during period of training.