Fletcher Technical Community College can provide a variety of training programs for businesses and industries in the region through the Louisiana Department of Labor’s Incumbent Worker Training Program.
Small Business Employee Training (SBET)
The IWTP Small Business Employee Training Program (SBET) is designed to benefit business and industry by assisting in the skill development of existing employees through individual, standardized (off-the-shelf) training. Employers are reimbursed for tuition and required textbooks and manuals once the training has been completed and proper documentation has been submitted to the Louisiana Department of Labor (LDOL) Training costs cannot exceed $3,000 per trainee per state fiscal year (July 1 – June 30). Funding is provided through the Workforce Development Training Account, at 2.3% of all IWTP funds available.
The Incumbent Worker Training Program (IWTP) is a partnership amount the Louisiana Department of Labor (LDOL), business and industry, and training providers.
The IWTP is designed to benefit business and industry by assisting in
- the skill development of existing employees, thereby
- increasing employee productivity and
- the growth of the company
The program is funded by a portion of Unemployment Insurance (UI) tax contributions dedicated solely for customized training.
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