Minnesota employees and their employers will benefit from more than $2.7 million in state grants to fund employment-based dual training for 589 current and new employees as part of the Minnesota Dual-Training Pipeline.
The program’s Dual Training Grants give dual trainees the opportunity to earn while they learn and help businesses meet their workforce needs. Four industries with in-demand, high-growth occupations are eligible to receive grants: advanced manufacturing, agriculture, health care services and information technology.
Grants awarded include the following Minnesota organizations:
- Aagard – Alexandria
- American Crystal Sugar – Moorhead
- BTD Manufacturing – Detroit Lakes and Lakeville
- DeZURIK – Sartell
- SFC Global Supply Chain, Inc – Marshall