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    Name: Grow and Build Workforce Workshop
    Date: May 22, 2019
    Time: 7:30 AM - 11:30 AM EDT
    Website: Register Here
    Event Description:


    A Workforce Programs workshop to assist Lawrence County employers and industries who want to build and grow their businesses as well as learn more about available workforce training programs, will be held on Wednesday, May 22nd at The Villa / Medure’s Catering Banquet Center at 2500 New Butler Road in New Castle.
    The workshop will also provide an overview of programs to help employers build their workforce, as well as describe available monies that, in some cases, can be used to reimburse employers for certain programs with eligible employees.
    Employers will also have the opportunity to meet individually with workforce program specialists after the presentation for a ‘Visit the Experts’ session.

    The Villa / Medure’s Catering Banquet Center

    2500 New Butler Road, New Castle, PA 16101

    Date/Time Information:
    Wednesday, May 22, 2019 from 7:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

    7:30-8:00 - Registration/Breakfast/Networking
    8-10:30 - Workshop
    8-8:05 - Welcome and Introductions
    8:05-8:15 - Recruitment
    8:15-8:40 - Apprenticeships
    9:30-10 - Available Services, Programs, and Financing
    10-10:15 - Idustry Partnership
    10:15-10:30 - Entrepreneurships and Start-ups
    10:30-11:30 - Visit the Experts, speak to the specialits one-on-one
    Contact Information:
    Pre-registration is required. Calling the Lawrence County Regional Chamber of Commerce office at 724-658-1488.
    This no-cost event will be sponsored by West Central Job Partnership, Lawrence County Economic Development Corporation, and Duquesne University Small Business Development Center.  Featured speakers will include subject matter experts on such topics as recruitment, apprenticeship programs, on-the-job and customized training, WEDnetPA, NextGen sector partnerships and entrepreneurship.

    Pre-registration is required, and employers can register via:  https://wcjp-lc.eventbrite.com or by calling the Lawrence County Regional Chamber of Commerce office at 724-658-1488.  The deadline for registration is May 15, 2019.
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