News Release — Vermont Adult Learning March 14, 2017 Contact: Josh Demers, Chittenden County Regional Manager Vermont Adult Learning [email protected] 802.735.0676 2nd Annual Adult Educational Council Community Resource Fair Tuesday April 11, 2017 10:00-2:00 Vermont Adult Learning 110 Cherry St Burlington VT.05401 Burlington – Need a job? A better job? A tutor? Better English? Help […]
Vermont was the first state to create a nondegree grant program in 1982 and 35 years later, we’ve helped over 35,000 Vermonters get the education and training they need to further their careers.
News Release — VSAC Jan. 26, 2017 Media Contact: Sabina Haskell 802-542-2240 [email protected] Governor Scott says grant program stimulates workforce development, Vermont economy WINOOSKI (January 26, 2017)—Vermont’s landmark nondegree grant program pays off in career opportunities and employment gains, according to a new study from Vermont Student Assistance Corp. Among adult students who were unemployed […]
News Release — Vermont Technical College January 17, 2017 Contact: Amanda Chaulk Vermont Tech 802-879-2373 [email protected] Vermont Tech Class of 2016 reports 100% placement rate Randolph, Vt. — Across the country, students, and families are increasingly focused on the job opportunities available to students after graduation. Based on its most recent Job Outcome Survey, Vermont […]
News Release — Salvation Farms Sept. 30, 2016 Contact: Theresa Snow, Salvation Farms [email protected] (802) 888-4360 Winooski, VT On Tuesday, September 27, Salvation Farms celebrated the opening of its new surplus-crop food hub in Winooski, Vermont. Known as the Vermont Commodity Program, the initiative engages a workforce development crew to clean, quality assess, and pack […]
News Release — CCV September 7, 2016 Contact: Janette Shaffer 802-828-0124 [email protected] Community College of Vermont and VDOL Partner with Advanced Manufacturers to Offer Certified Training in Bennington MONTPELIER, Vt. — Community College of Vermont (CCV) and the Vermont Department of Labor (VDOL) are partnering with area employers including K&E Plastics Inc., J.B.M. Sherman Carmel, […]
News Release — Vermont Agency of Human Services August 26, 2016 Contact: DJ Masi [email protected] 802-793-8309 Morrisville, VT – Several local organizations recently worked together to develop a four-week Cash Register-Point of Sale/Customer Service training, assisting seven community members to move forward in their search for employment. This training combined 16 hours of classroom training […]
￼￼￼￼News Release — Vermont Precision Tools June 16, 2016 Contact: Katy Bacon [email protected] 802-872-0660 Applications for Free Education Program due August 7th, 2016. SWANTON, VT—Vermont Precision Tools (VPT), headquartered in Swanton, Vermont, a manufacturer of high quality precision medical bur blanks for the OEM medical industry, and Vermont HITEC, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to […]
News Release — Vermont Technical College June 16, 2016 Contact: Amanda Chaulk Vermont Tech 802-879-2373 [email protected] Vermont Tech Receives $4,000,000 Federal Grant to Support Working Families’ Access to Skills Training in Advanced Manufacturing RANDOLPH CENTER, VT — Vermont Technical College (Vermont Tech) has received a $4 million US Labor Department grant to provide training and […]
News Release — Vermont HITEC Nov. 11, 2015 Contact: Katy Bacon Senior Project Leader Vermont HITEC, Inc. Telephone: 802.872.0660 | Fax: 802.872.0661 E-mail: [email protected] Website: www.vthitec.org Applications for Free Education Program due January 11th, 2016. SWANTON, VT—Vermont Precision Tools (VPT), headquartered in Swanton, Vermont, a manufacturer of high quality precision medical bur blanks for the […]
State Auditor Doug Hoffer questions whether the state does enough to ensure that businesses receiving state job training assistance are eligible.
News Release — GW Plastics June 15, 2015 Contact: Rebecca Murphy Inside Sales and Marketing Coordinator GW Plastics, Inc. 239 Pleasant Street Bethel, VT 05032 (802) 234-9941 [email protected] Vermont-based manufacturing company completes first semester of local high school class BETHEL, VT (June 15, 2015) – In response to a growing regional and national skilled labor […]
News Release — Vermont Technical College May 27, 2015 Contact: Amanda Chaulk Vermont Tech 802-728-1732 [email protected] BRATTLEBORO, Vt. — On Tuesday, May 19, G.S. Precision, Inc. and Vermont Tech celebrated the completion of the Manufacturing Technician Apprentice Program with a graduation ceremony for six participating employees. The ceremony included student project presentations and remarks from […]
News release — Dartmouth-Hitchcock April 24, 2015 Contact: Mike Barwell (603) 653-1984 [email protected] Follow on Twitter: @DartmouthHitch Dartmouth-Hitchcock (D-H) is among 100 leading employers named by the White House and U.S. Department of Labor committed to helping millions of front-line workers climb up the career ladder and earn higher wages. The announcement was made today […]