About A4TD

Associates for Training & Development (A4TD) is a trade name of Vermont Associates for Training and Development, Inc. a private nonprofit 501(c)3 corporation founded in 1983.  A4TD operates in Vermont, Connecticut, Maine, Pennsylvania, and New York. The company has a commitment to coordination and collaboration at all levels – local, state, and national.

A4TD is an industry leader in workforce development.

A4TD’s core values include:

  • A commitment to continuous quality improvement
  • A focus on customers
  • A commitment to making decisions that are data driven
  • An appreciation of the importance of teamwork and partnerships

A4TD has built its extensive expertise in workforce development by operating innovative projects that serve the diverse needs of job seekers and incumbent workers.  The company operates projects including the SCSEP (Senior Community Service Employment Program- A4TD is one of the longest-serving and top-performing grantees in the country), the Vermont Returnship Program, and numerous demonstration projects with state and national partners.

The demand for these services is growing as the demographics of our country’s labor force change. Although industry demands, job growth, economic outlook change rapidly, one thing remains the same: A4TD is a leader in the design and operation of training and employment programs that work for individuals, businesses, and community partners.

Begin your A4TD program application to take the first step on your continued career journey

Are you eligible for SCSEP?

We also offer a printable version of the application. Feel free to print and complete, then fax it to us at 802-524-9933 or scan and email to apply@a4td.org.

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Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) Application: 1 of

“The SCSEP was a turning point in my career and my life. I grew in many ways. I recommend trying the program to anyone who wants training and help finding a job that they actually like.”

The Vermont Returnship Program Application: 1 of

“I found an opportunity to try something new. It helped me see I have a lot of skills and a lot to offer! I'm optimistic that I have a positive path ahead of me”