Bloomsburg University
of Pennsylvania

Bucks County
Community College

Butler County
Community College

Cheyney University
of Pennsylvania

Clarion University
of Pennsylvania

Community College
of Allegheny County

Community College
of Beaver County

Community College
of Philadelphia

Delaware County
Community College

East Stroudsburg University
of Pennsylvania

Edinboro University
of Pennsylvania

Greater Altoona Career
and Technology Center

Harrisburg Area
Community College

Indiana University
of Pennsylvania

Kutztown University
of Pennsylvania

Lehigh Carbon
Community College

Lock Haven University
of Pennsylvania

Luzerne County
Community College

Montgomery County
Community College

North Central Pennsylvania
Regional Planning &
Development Commission

Community College

Pennsylvania College
of Technology

Pennsylvania Highlands
Community College

Reading Area
Community College

Shippensburg University
of Pennsylvania

University of Pittsburgh
at Bradford

West Chester University
of Pennsylvania

Westmoreland County
Community College

Basic Skills Training

Fundamental Skills Needed for Workplace Success

Eligible in-state businesses and out-of-state companies relocating to Pennsylvania can apply to WEDnetPA to access training funds. The funding, in turn, can be used for a wide range of training — categorized as either Basic Skills Training or Information Technology Training.

Basic Skills Training provides instruction in a variety of basic and entry-level skills needed to be successful in the workplace, including training in the areas of  Business Operations, Computers, Quality Assurance, and Workplace Health and Safety.

Basic Skills are defined according to the type and scope of the business. Some of the training elements offered through the program include:

  • Applied Mathematics and Measurement
  • Business Operations
  • Communications and Teamwork
  • Computers
  • Manufacturing Fundamentals
    • Blueprint Reading
    • Welding, Soldering
    • Tooling, Grinding
    • Setup
    • Machine Maintenance
  • Problem Solving
  • Product and Process Control
  • Quality Assurance
  • Workplace Behavior Skills
  • Workplace Health and Safety

Training can be received offsite, onsite at your business, or online.

To qualify for training, however, your company must meet a set of specific eligibility requirements.

Program funding provided by: