January 2021 Business Connection

Business Connection
January 2021

The official newsletter of Clark State's Workforce and Business Solutions. 

Tech Cred Now Open for January!

Clark State is ready to assist with applications for the next round of TechCred funding. Clark State has identified 137 eligible programs, including 84 that are available completely online! 

Employer applications are easier than ever! Employers only need to identify the credential or certification and how many employees they plan to train. With Clark State's help, you can complete your application quickly and efficiently!

TechCred will fund $2,000 per certification/certificate, up to $30,000 per round!

Deadline to Apply: January 29, 2021
More information, including a full list of credentials, can be found by visiting https://techcred.ohio.gov/.

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Does your workforce need a different credential or training?
Work with us to submit an application customized to fit your needs for TechCred funding review. Employers can request a credential be added to the eligible list.

Have you heard about the BWC Learning Center?

The Bureau of Workers' Compensation, Division of Safety & Hygiene offers a variety of safety educational courses. All courses are free to our policy holders. Currently, we are not scheduling classroom courses but are offering virtual classes, e-courses, and weekly webinars.

Employers are encouraged to register for the courses and webinars through the BWC Learning Center. Access to the BWC Learning Center is available to our policy holders and all their employees. Please see the following web link to information on setting up an account through the BWC Learning Center.

Upcoming courses: 

  • Accident Analysis Half-day Workshop - 1/20/2021
  • Violence in the Workplace - 1/27/2021
  • Electrical Safety in the Workplace through Insight and Implementation of NFPA70E- 2/1/2021
  • Job Safety Analysis - 2/3/2021
  • OSHA Recordkeeping Half-day Workshop - 2/10/2021
  • Catalog Webinar - Office Ergonomics Tips - 2/17/2021
  • Lockout/Tagout and Safety-related Work Practices - 2/23/2021
  • Hazard Communication Half-Day Workshop - 2/25/2021

Leadership Development Series 

The Clark State Leadership Development Program is designed to prepare those who lead with the foundational skills to be effective and impactful in their leadership role. It is designed for anyone who assumes a leadership role, and has the desire and drive to be effective in leading others.

Each session will be a full day course held virtually*

These sessions can be taken as a 1 day workshop, or taken as a full series! Series listed below!

Leadership Development Series:

  • Foundations of Leadership  
  • The Leadership Challenge
  •  Emotional Intelligence
  • Communication & Conflict Management
  • Time Management & Delegation
  • Creating Your Leadership Brand and Building Professional Sustainability

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More Online Training Opportunities!
Click on each link for more information

Online Career Training Opportunities -
Adobe Certified Associate
Certified Administrative Professional
Social Media Associate

Short - Term Training
January 19 - Basic Welding
January 22 - Dental Radiography
January 25 - Professional Sales Ready Certification *

*Grant funding may be available

Check out our full online career training catalog, by clicking here



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