Marion Technical College’s Center for Workforce Development (CWD) understands that your company’s performance, productivity, and profits are directly affected by the people who work for you. Skilled employees represent the single greatest competitive advantage of any business. The CWD helps more than 75 companies like yours every year to select the right person the first time and significantly reduce turnover cost. We provide targeted, quality employee training and services to help you find and retain qualified workers and enhance employee productivity.
Improve the skill levels of your employees by providing the targeted training that is essential to business success. The CWD will work with you to assure that the training that you need is the training you get.
Find out how our services can help you hire the right employees with the right skills. Validate job standards, identify gaps in employee performance and/or recognize deficiencies between knowledge and necessary job skills. Our assessments can provide useful data for business change and growth.
Being tied to Marion Technical College allows us to provide apprenticeship programs that offer excellent joint opportunities. Employers are able to produce highly-skilled workers to meet the technical requirements for today’s jobs. While earning a good wage, students learn new skills and gain an academic education.
Small Business Service
The Small Business Development Center (SBDC) serves businesses across a nine county region (Ashland, Richland, Knox, Marion, Morrow, Huron, Crawford, Seneca, Wyandot). The SBDC is able to offer several grant-supported consulting options for the small business owner and entrepreneur.