Workforce development, training and employer resources
For more details on all of the training and employer resources available in Racine and southeastern Wisconsin and which might be right for you, contact us using the form at the bottom of the page.
Provides business coaching, lending assistance, marketing and strategic development planning, market analysis and tech venture support.
Gateway Technical College
Provides the following resources:
- Business and Workforce Solutions
- Customized training: Comprehensive employee training for your business needs
- Workforce Advancement Training (WAT) Grants
- Integrated Manufacturing and Engineering Technology (IMET) Center – Fab Lab: Digital fabrication incubator offering 3D printing and prototype development
Provides existing and start-up businesses technical assistance, loans up to $250,000, financial management and networking.
Offering business development, expansion, relocation and retention services for local, regional and international markets. Also specializing in brownfield redevelopment and market research services.
Regional Chamber of Commerce that hosts business networking and executive development events.
Provides financing and technical assistance to eligible microenterprises.
Accredited college with courses and recent graduates specializing in accounting, finance, economics, international political economy, management and marketing.
The HBPA promotes, assists and encourages entrepreneurial endeavors of Hispanic professionals and business owners.
Certification program teaching first responder disaster preparation, lead/asbestos abatement, Commercial Driving License and fork-truck training and work-SAFE procedures.
Offering employee recruitment and market-response training programs including specialty welding, CNC and web development.
Job center services to attract, train and retain talented employees.
Supporting evidence-based and data-driven business decisions and workforce development initiatives.
Entrepreneur assistance, networking, free hour of assistance, resource advising (legal, business plans, human resources, insurance, taxes), mentor pairing, newsletter.
Experienced, retired business experts offer mentoring, online tools, workshops and guidance to small business owners.
Download the City of Racine's 2017 Business Development Portfolio!