Employer Resources

Apprenticeship Illinois

Apprenticeship is a flexible training model that can be customied to meet the needs of business across multiple industries. They help build a pipeline of skilled workers, as well as demonstrate investment in your community.


Career Link Apprenticeship Assistance

Career Link offers employers of WIOA-eligible employees the opportunity to receive valuable apprenticeship assistance. Companies who use apprenticeship training programs can gain certified, knowledgeable workers who are more likely to stick around.


Heartland Community College

Heartland provides customized training where one coordinator serves as your point of contact from start to finish. The coordinator will help you clarify your goals and deliver sessions where, when and how you want them- even online. Continuing education units, certificates of completion and college credit classes are available for some trainings.


Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC)

Illinois Small Business Development Center (SBDC) offers tools that will connect your business to its local SBDC. SBDC's provide information, guidance, training, and many other resources to start up and existing small businesses.


Essential Workplace Skills

EWS consist of five workshops that are offered through Heartland Community College Department of Continuing Education. The workshops promote critical workplace behaviors and ensure incumbent workers are set up to succeed, regardless of industry.