Workforce Training, All in One Place

The Harold Alfond Center for the Advancement of Maine's Workforce logoThe Harold Alfond Center for the Advancement of Maine’s Workforce coordinates all short-term workforce training programs for Maine’s community colleges, working closely with business leaders and workforce specialists throughout the state.

The Center, launched in 2021, speeds the delivery of critical training to both trainees and employers. The Alfond Center will serve almost 100,000 Mainers by 2030 in these three areas:

Pre-Hire Training – learn the skills needed to enter a new profession.
Incumbent Worker Training – upskill your current, front-line workforce.
Scholarships – continue on in a certificate or degree program.

Training is grant-funded and usually free for the trainee. Let’s get started!