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Customized Training Program

Businesses that provide employment opportunities in Washington state may be eligible for interest-free training loan assistance for customized contract training from community and technical colleges or certain Washington-located, private career school or colleges.

The Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges (SBCTC) administers the program funds under RCW 82.04.449.


Danny Marshall
Program Administrator, Workforce Education

Carolyn McKinnon
Policy Associate, Workforce Education


Program Guidelines

The Customized Training Program Guidelines provide detailed information about how grant funds can be used, who can apply, how to invoice the SBCTC for reimbursement, the application process and deadlines.

Application Process

The training institution submits the application. Applications are accepted at any time and are reviewed by SBCTC as they are received. Training allowances are committed on a first-approved, rolling basis.

Each approved application results in a three-party contract for customized training services. The required parties are:

  1. The business
  2. The training institution
  3. SBCTC

To apply, the training institution must complete and submit the following forms:

A Trainee Report is due to SBCTC after the training is completed.


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Last Modified: 4/18/24, 2:53 PM

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