Skill Up: Cuyahoga County
Need skilled workers?
SkillUp is a new innovative service recently launched by Cuyahoga County that creates customized training plans so employers can train workers for their skilled jobs. SkillUp acts as a broker to help the employer identify the training providers, coaches employees to help them succeed, and reimburses employers for some of their out of pocket costs for training. Employers can SkillUp existing, new or temporary employees.
How it works:
- Employers identify the technical skills they need
- SkillUp helps employers create a structured training plan to develop those skills
- Employers pay wages and training costs
- SkillUp reimburses the employer for approved training-related expenses