Lancaster County and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania offer a wide range of training resources for your employees – including classroom style, online, and on-the-job training. Lancaster County provides a variety of workforce development programs through its strategic partners, including higher education institutions and small business resource organizations.
Higher Education Institutions
Lancaster Career and Technical Education
Lancaster Higher Education Institutions
The Lancaster Chamber of Commerce & Industry is a dynamic membership organization rich in history and comprised of 2,200 community-minded businesses. The Chamber boasts an impressive menu of services aimed at helping business leaders and professionals connect, learn, and grow.
Lancaster City Alliance helps align economic-development and community organizations – jointly identifying key initiatives, linking stakeholders, allocating resources, acting as a catalyst – to produce extraordinary outcomes for the future benefit and utility of the City.
Ben Franklin Technology Partners is a technology-based economic development program, providing both early-stage and established companies with funding, business and technical expertise and access to a network of innovative, expert resources.
ASSETS is a small business training program serving low- and moderate-income persons with a strong entrepreneurial spirit in Lancaster County, PA
Partially funded by the SBA, the SBDC provides free one-on-one business consulting and professional development seminars and workshops
The Duke Street Business Center is a one-stop source for authoritative and up-to-date business and nonprofit information, providing access to licensed databases, specialized websites, reference books, and periodicals.
A private non-profit, industrial resource center serving small-to-medium sized manufacturers in South-Central Pennsylvania. MANTEC provides customized solutions for developing measurable results in productivity, profitability and competitiveness
A volunteer organization staffed by experienced business professionals who provide free, confidential business advice to entrepreneurs.