Workforce Training

NuHarbor Security receives workforce training, economic development funds

NuHarbor Security receives workforce training, economic development funds

Governor Phil Scott and the Agency of Commerce & Community Development have announced that NuHarbor Security has been awarded a total of nearly $325,000 from the Vermont Training Program ...
Vermont Precision Tools accepts VTP grant

Vermont Precision Tools accepts VTP grant

Vermont Precision Tools, an advanced manufacturing company based in Swanton, recently received a grant totaling $12,167.10 from the Vermont Training Program (VTP). With this grant, Vermont ...
Green business start-up to grow workforce with VTP grant

Green business start-up to grow workforce with VTP grant

Department of Economic Development’s Vermont Training Program (VTP) has granted $9,760 to Green State Biochar. The three-person startup produces biochar, a hard carbon made from local waste wood,
BETA Technologies receives Vermont Training Program grant

BETA Technologies receives Vermont Training Program grant

BETA Technologies, an aerospace company specializing in electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) technology and recharging pad technology, has been granted $78,742.50 by the Department of ...
Vermont Creamery grows with help of VTP grant

Vermont Creamery grows with help of VTP grant

Vermont Creamery, makers of fresh and aged goat cheeses, cultured butter, and crème fraiche, has been granted more than $65,000 in Vermont Training Program (VTP) funding. The funding will support
VTP: Educating Vermont’s workforce one small business at a time

VTP: Educating Vermont’s workforce one small business at a time

What do a glove maker, a medical instruments manufacturer, and a smoked meats producer have in common? The obvious answers are that they’re all successful small businesses and they are all ...
Green Mountain Glove receives workforce training support

Green Mountain Glove receives workforce training support

Randolph-based, century-old Green Mountain Glove (GMG) has been granted $6,330 from the State of Vermont's Vermont Training Program (VTP). This grant will allow GMG to train skilled leather ...
BioTek awarded Vermont Training Grant

BioTek awarded Vermont Training Grant

BioTek, a Winooski-based life science instrumentation firm has been granted $96,887 from the State‘s Vermont Training Program. BioTek will work with the Vermont Manufacturing Extension Center ...
Vermont Smoke & Cure awarded Vermont Training Program grant

Vermont Smoke & Cure awarded Vermont Training Program grant

Vermont Smoke & Cure, a Hinesburg-based maker of smoked meats and meat snacks in Vermont since 1962, was granted more than $15,000 in Vermont Training Program (VTP) funding.  Vermont Smoke ...
Vermont Coffee Company workforce training supported by state grant

Vermont Coffee Company workforce training supported by state grant

Vermont Coffee Company was recently awarded $20,000 in training funds from the Vermont Department of Economic Development’s Vermont Training Program. Vermont Coffee Company collaborated with ...
Vermont companies support New American workers

Vermont companies support New American workers

In a 2016, the New American Economy reported that, as a whole, New Americans in Vermont earned $654.7M in 2014. These employees work for hundreds of Vermont businesses, and many of these ...
Workforce training grant to help grow Vermont maple industry

Workforce training grant to help grow Vermont maple industry

Runamok Maple and Sogle Property LLC (d/b/a Thunder Basin Maple Works) have been granted a combined $95,779.90 in Vermont Training Program (VTP) funds. Both companies are co-owned by Eric and ...