WPI to Host Workforce Training Fund Info Session for Mass. Businesses

WPI Corporate and Professional Education will host an information session about the Massachusetts Workforce Training Fund at 4 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9 in WPI’s Higgins House, located off Salisbury Street in Worcester, Mass. The Workforce Training Fund program enables businesses in Massachusetts to provide training and development for their employees. The information session is free, but registration is required.

University’s Corporate & Professional Education Invites Companies to WPI Campus Oct. 9 to Learn More About State Funding Opportunities for Employee Training


The 3rd semi-annual Workforce Training Fund Information Session, hosted by Worcester Polytechnic Institute Corporate and Professional Education, invites Massachusetts companies to learn more about state funding opportunities available through the Massachusetts Workforce Training Fund. This program enables businesses to provide training and development for their employees. The workshop is free and will focus on the latest guidelines for the Workforce Training Fund’s General, Express and Hiring Incentive Grants. Michael Corcoran, supervisor of operations at the state Department of Workforce Development, will present an information-packed session to help Massachusetts companies determine which grants are most appropriate for their employee training needs.


Thursday, Oct. 9, 2008
4 to 6:30 p.m.


Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Higgins House, Salisbury Street, Worcester, Mass.

More Info

For more information about the workshop, visit http://cpe.wpi.edu/. Registration is required.

September 30, 2008

Contact: Lorraine U. Martinelle, Public Relations Specialist, +1-508-831-6425, lurbans@wpi.edu Eileen Brangan Mell, Director of Public Relations, +1-508-831-6785, ebmell@wpi.edu