Funding for Training
The following are some programs available in the community that Haliburton County Development Corporation would be happy to assit you in accessing:
Canada-Ontario Job Grant - training for employees http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/eopg/cojg/
- in Haliburton this program is facilitated through Fleming CREW - contact them at 705-457-2020
Eastern Ontario Development Program Skills Upgrade Training - this program is available to Haliburton County businesses and can provide funding for up to 50% of training costs.. Though the program infomation states that you need to be in manufacturing, the program has been expanded to include ANY business. The program is retroactive to May 2014 and will run until the end of the 2015/16 fiscal year (March 31 2016). You could be funded for training already completed.
Additional information, criteria and applications are available through Peterbourough Economic Development, the co-ordinating agency for this program at http://peterboroughed.ca/supporting-manufacturing-skills-upgrading-funding/