The Hampton Roads Workforce Council offers training for careers in the maritime industry. Training will focus on welding opportunities and entails hiring events and interviews. The program is valued at more than $9,000 and can include financial assistance for support services like childcare and transportation.

Launch Your Career In the Maritime Industry with Marine Trade Training - MTT (Welding)!

Eligibility Requirements

18 years of age or older

Registered for selective service where applicable

Authorized to work in the U.S.

Pre-Screening includes a background check, drug screening, and physical at no cost to the participant.

HR Strong Offers

Expanded Marine Trade Training (MTT)

OSHA 10, Intro to Blueprint Reading, & Emergency First Response Certifications

Supportive Services & Achievement Based Incentives

Job Readiness Services including Resume Assistance and Interview Prep

Connections to a Network of Industry Employers

Employer Engagement Activities

Marine Industry and Marine Trade Training Information Session Webinar