Lost your job? Are you aware of the Workforce Investment Act?

06/15/2015 9:39:11 AM

People are unaware of the valuable resources available to them when job loss affects them. The Workforce Investment Act [WIA] provides FREE invaluable training resources to folks from around the country. Each state has its own program. The Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Program offers FREE Paid training and customized services beyond the CareerSource basic services for those who qualify. “CareerSource partners with many local colleges, technical schools, and providers in order to make a variety of opportunities available to WIA participants.”

The goal of the [WIA] Program is to assist you in securing full-time employment at a self-sufficient rate of pay. [WIA] is a program that provides assistance to applicants in obtaining suitable employment. CareerSource Florida will assess your current skill set and if it is determined that your current skill set needs strengthening to enable you to obtain employment at a self-sufficient rate of pay, then training may be considered as an option for you.

To learn more about the [WIA] program and to get started in the application process, you will need to attend one of the CareerCenter’s overview presentations held at your local employment offices.

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For more details on this program, please contact you local Florida CareerCenter.  For more details as to how the program works, please click here.