JARI offers industry-specific training programs utilizing Federal, state and private foundation funding sources. Through shared training, companies can access training classes at little or no cost.

Membership in JARI’s four industry partnerships stands at more than 300 business leaders from 250 area companies.


957 individuals trained at 14 sessions in 2018

In addition to shared training, members benefit from ongoing networking, as well as educational opportunities such as conferences and workshops. JARI Industry Partnerships include:

For more information on Consortia Training Programs, contact Debi Balog at 814.262.8366.

2022 All Industry Partnership Schedule

Please mark your calendars. The All Industry Partnership meeting schedule for 2022 is listed below:

  • February 11th
  • May 13th
  • September 9th
  • December 9th

The purpose of the Industry Partnerships is to facilitate collaboration among members in an effort build workforce capacity, share best practices, and leverage resources for employee recruitment and training.

All meetings will be held at 8:30 AM at Pennsylvania Highlands Community College (Richland Campus) unless otherwise noted. Project teams will meet as needed.

If you would like more information on JARI Industry Partnerships, please contact Debi Balog at  or by phone at (814) 262-8366.

2022 Workforce Training Survey