Martinsville-Henry County has numerous training programs available to businesses. The training resources offered below are designed for your success and include free customized on-site training, free assistance with recruitment and hiring and free pre-employment assessments.
Virginia Department of Business Assistance
The VDBA offers financial reimbursement 90 days after hire date with the creation of at least 25 jobs and with minimum capital investment of $1 million.
Patrick Henry Community College
PHCC can design comprehensive programs for your business needs. Existing programs include information systems technology, motorsports, telecommunications, construction, CAD, customer service, IT industry certifications including Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS). PHCC has conducted over 14,000 basic and workplace readiness skill assessments and had more than 175 GED recipients and 20,000 participants in noncredit continuing education activities.
Workforce Career Services
This is a Federal agency authorized to disburse employment and training services and offers funding designed to reduce unemployment and improve skill sets.
West Piedmont Workforce Investment Board (WIB Area 17)
The WIB provides leadership and direction on workforce issues, identifying local needs and developing strategies to address those needs. The board is made up of a majority of private sector representatives.