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Training Programs

North Dakota Jobs Training Program

Available to new or expanding primary sector businesses to train new hires.  Funds are generated by capturing employee income tax with holdings to cover the cost of the training in whole or part.  Job Service North Dakota will provide a proposal based on job creation information provided.


State-supported program for North Dakota’s two-year institutions to provide customized workforce training based on employer-defined needs.  State funding can be pass-through funds through the Department of Career & Technical Education.  Collaboration among higher education institutions can deliver business and soft skills combined with technical and mechanized/industrial training.

Current Classes

Operation Intern

A state-funded program available to North Dakota employers that provides up to $3,000 in matching funds per student per term for a maximum of $6,000 per student, and a maximum of $30,000 per employer in a biennium.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)

Training, support, and other assistance including funding, are administered by Job Service North Dakota, and provided to applicants for employment preparation.  Specific emphasis on sector strategies and partnering with other agencies for delivery of services.  Federally-funded, formerly the Workforce Investment Act (WIA).


Quick Contact

Valley City - Barnes County Development Corporation
250 West Main Street
Valley City ND 58702

Phone: 701-840-7820
Fax: 701-845-1892
Email: vdg@hellovalley.com



VCSU Career Fair

VCSU Career Fair


Register for VCSU and UJ's annual career fair today! The fair will be held in Valley City on February 12th...
VCBCDC Membership Information

VCBCDC Membership Information


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