Regional Initiative Supports Business Growth and Success
UpSkill Centralina is an initiative of the Centralina Workforce Development Board (WDB) that is intended to support business growth and success by increasing the skills of the existing workforce. The goal of the program is to retain a strong workforce and increase the stability and competitiveness of the employer.
Grants of up to $10,000 are awarded to eligible businesses in the Centralina WDB service region (Anson, Cabarrus, Iredell, Lincoln, Rowan, Stanly and Union Counties) for training in areas including, but not limited to:
- Technical training (5S, ISO, MS Office, Six Sigma, etc.)
- Leadership development
- Soft skills
- Professional development
- Skills assessment related to training