Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

WEDnetPA Training Program

The Community College of Allegheny County is a veteran partner with the Workforce and Economic Development Network of Pennsylvania (WEDnetPA). The GFT Program allows qualified employers to access funding for a wide range of workforce training topics. Qualifying companies can receive up to $450 per eligible employee for Essential Skills Training and up to $850 per eligible employee for Advanced Technology Training.

Designed to benefit both employees and employers, Essential Skills Training must be skill building...directly impacting the skills required for the employees job.  Some types of training include:


  •  Applied Mathematics and Measurement
  • Business Operations
  • Communications and Teamwork
  • Computers
  • Manufacturing Fundamentals
    • Blueprint Reading
    • Machine Setup and Maintenance
    • Tooling, Grinding
    • Welding, Soldering
  • Problem Solving
  • Product and Process Control
  • Quality Assurance
  • Workplace Behavior Skills
  • Workplace Health and Safety



Designed to benefit employees and employers, Advanced Technology Training includes the teaching of a variety of high-tech skills needed to be successful in the workplace. Some types of training include:

  • Advanced Machine Operations and Maintenance
  • Advanced Manufacturing Technology - includes CAD, CAM, CNC, PLC, ERP
  • Advanced Software Implementation
  • Computer Programming
  • Database Development
  • E-Commerce
  • Information Security
  • Management Information Systems
  • Medical applications
  • Network Administration
  • Scientific Applications
  • Software Engineering
  • Systems Analysis
  • Technology Support
  • Website Design and Development


Does Your Company Qualify?

To find out if your company qualifies to participate in the WEDnetPA Program, please contact Reggie Overton, Account Executive-Workforce Development, at 412.788.7536.