Job & Family Services
Office of Workforce Development
Resources, tools, updates, and links on this page assist workforce professionals in serving the needs of individuals and businesses.
WIOA, Workforce Innovations and Opportunity Act replaced the Workforce Investment Act of 1998.
Innovative Practices offers ideas and suggestions to improve the efficiency and quality of service.
ETP, Eligible Training Providers, can register their programs online. There is also a searchable database of institutions which are eligible to receive Individual Training Account (ITA) funds.
Grants and Funding Opportunities page offers suggestions for finding grant opportunities and resources for writing grant proposals.
Rapid Response and layoff aversion services help businesses avert or manage layoffs, and help workers obtain new employment.
Governance & Oversight
Ohio Workforce Systems
Policies & Guidance
Ohio's Local Workforce System links to workforce services and training for workforce professionals.
Ohio Workforce Systems link for approved workforce professionals to access OWCMS.
USDOL-ETA, the U.S. Department of Labor, Employment & Training Agency, offers tools, updates and links to assist the nation's workforce professionals.
NAWB, the National Association of Workforce Boards, represents the nation's Workforce Investment Boards.
NACo, the National Association of Counties, represents county governments.
U.S. Conference of Mayors Workforce Development Council provides a forum for mayors and city administrators.
Last Update: 08/14/2015