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South Shore Workforce Investment Board has lasting partnerships within the community and strong relationships with our customers. We have a long list of board member affiliates and pride ourselves on the close ties we have developed and continue to nurture.
  • 3A Marine Service, Inc.
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Boston Marriott Quincy
  • Lantana’s
  • O’Connor And Drew
  • Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Eastern Insurance Company
  • Massasoit Community College
  • Plumbers & Gasfitters Local Union 12
  • Plymouth Bristol Central Labor Council
  • Plymouth ROCK Studios
  • Quincy Chamber of Commerce
  • Quincy College
  • Quincy Housing Authority
  • Quincy Medical Center
  • Quincy Public Schools
  • Rockland Public Schools
  • South Shore Chamber of Commerce
  • South Shore Community Action Council Inc.
  • South Shore Savings Bank
  • South Shore YMCA
  • Stop & Shop, Inc.
  • Sullivan Tire and Auto Services
  • Operation A.B.L.E. of Greater Boston
  • United Way of Massachusetts Bay
  • W.H. Cornerstone Investments, LLC
Workforce Training Fund Program:
The Workforce Training Fund Program (WTFP) provides Massachusetts businesses with the resources needed to invest in workforce development, improve employee skills, and maintain the economic strength and viability of the Commonwealth's businesses.

Training grants of up to $250,000 are available for: ESOL, Lean/Continuous Process Improvement, Six-Sigma, Adult Basic Education, Software and IT Skills, Project Management, Sales, CNC, Customer Service, Leadership and Management Skills, ISO, and many more.

There are 4 different grant programs: DOWNLOAD WTFP GRANT MENU (PDF)
General Program
Express Program
Regional Training Capacity
 Pilot Program

Technical Assistance Grants

Workplace Safety Training Grant: The Department of Industrial Accidents (DIA) awards up to $25,000.00 to various organizations to fund workplace safety training. Eligible employers within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts covered by the Massachusetts Workers’ Compensation Law (MGL CH. 152) may qualify for funding. Learn more here. VIEW SITE

Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC): Employers can receive a Federal Tax Credit of up to $9,600 for each new hire that meets specified criteria. View complete details here.VIEW SITE

Training Opportunities for Adults: The South Shore region brings opportunities to adults seeking to upgrade their education and improve their marketable skills.





Career Centers:
Plymouth Career Center
Quincy Career Center

The South Shore Workforce Investment Board is located at:
15 Cottage Avenue, Ste. 302
Quincy, MA 02169
Tel: 617-328-7001
Fax: 617-328-7381