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Workforce Professionals

Resources, tools, updates, and links on this page assist workforce professionals in serving the needs of individuals and businesses.

new2   Workforce Inventory of Education & Training (WIET) where higher-learning institutions register to become an eligible training provider and list their programs online was implemented March 10th, 2016 and replaces the older version of ETPO. WIET - Getting Started procedures.

Innovative Practices offers ideas and suggestions to improve the efficiency and quality of service. 

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.


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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.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) replaced the Workforce Investment Act of 1998. 


National Resources 

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: 03/15/2016