Hiring Incentives


  • On the Job Training
    Reimburses your company up to 50% of an eligible employee’s basic wages while being trained at your location. Reimbursement can be up to $5,000.00. Please contact your Business Services for more information.
  • East Bay Works
    Employers, please register on this site.  Free employment services for job seekers and employers throughout the East Bay.
  • Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC)
    Available to employers who hire individuals from certain targeted groups by offering them a federal income tax credit. Please contact your Business Services for more information.
  • Disabled Access Credit
    Helps small businesses cover the cost of making their businesses accessible to persons with disabilities. The maximum amount of the credit is $5,000.
  • Architectural and Transportation Tax Deduction
    Businesses may take an annual deduction of up to $15,000 for expenses incurred to remove architectural and transportation barriers to persons with disabilities and the elderly.








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The Mission of College of Alameda is to serve the educational needs of its diverse community by providing comprehensive and flexible programs and resources that empower students to achieve their goals.