Training Resources

Take Advantage of Nationally Renowned Training Facilities in the Fox Cities Region

Many businesses choose the Fox Cities Region specifically for its highly skilled workforce and strong training resources, such as the nationally recognized Fox Valley Technical College. Whatever your training needs, you’ll find a wide range of state and local programs to meet them.

“We were attracted to working with Fox Valley Technical College because of their technology, professionalism and dedication to hands-on learning. We really wanted to link up to a place that focused on applications-based learning.” – Ben Sagan, Vice President of Sales, KUKA Robotics Corp.

Fox Valley Technical College (FVTC) is a national leader in providing employee education and training, serving 1600 employers annually with contracted services. Businesses can partner with FVTC for employee assessments, customized training, seminars and continuing education. Industries and categories served include business, management and finance; transportation; manufacturing and customer service, sales and marketing. FVTC also offers more than 200 associate degrees, technical diplomas, certificates and apprenticeship programs.

FVTC has integrated the MIT Fab Lab model into a unique network of Fab Labs and a growing portfolio of innovation offerings and services to drive academic excellence, invention, intellectual property, economic, and sustainable technology development in the region, while preparing 21st century learners for new careers in the global, knowledge economy. In the summer of 2007, the Fab Lab at FVTC became the 17th in the world. Click here to learn more about this unique asset in the Fox Cities Region.

Standardized training services are available in the following categories:

  • APICS & Supply Chain
  • Business, Management & Finance
  • Communication Skills
  • Computer Technologies
  • Construction
  • Customer Service, Sales & Marketing
  • Engineering Technologies
  • Environmental Health & Safety
  • Global Education & Services
  • Healthcare & Human Services
  • Horticulture, Agriculture &
  • Natural Resources
  • Human Resources & Workplace Skills
  • Lean Six Sigma
  • Learning & Training Technologies
  • Manufacturing
  • Printing Technologies
  • Small Business & Entrepreneurship
  • Sustainability
  • Transportation

Training Grants – Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) – Wisconsin provides Training Grants to assist businesses in workforce retention and expansion into new markets and technology. The program provides grant funds to businesses to upgrade or improve the job-related skills of its full-time employees. Grant funds may be approved for eligible training and provided to existing and new employees in full-time jobs. For more information please contact Jon Bartz with WEDC at (608) 210-6846 or jon.bartz@wedc.org.

For further assistance with your training needs, please contact us.