COC Gets Grant To Train Local Employees
College of the Canyons Employee Training Institute (ETI) was
granted a contract for nearly $500,000 to help local business.
The funds allow for the training of 580 workers in areas
like language, math, and management in an effort to keep business competitive
on a global level.
Employees can be trained at their worksite or at the College
of the Canyons training facility, located on the COC campus.
“We value the support of local business leaders who look to
College of the Canyons to be their provider of choice for workforce development
programs,” Dr. Bruce Getzan, dean of economic development at College of the
Businesses must meet specific eligibility requirements to
participate in the program and the ETI staff is available to help local
The ETI has been training employees in a wide variety of
areas since 1989 and bases the training on the specific needs of the employers.
For more information on participating in the program, contact
Kristin Houser the ETI Director at (661)362-3245.