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Does your organization need funding for Occupational Skills Training?

Alabama Department of Commerce’s (ADC) Workforce Development Division, Governor’s Local Workforce Areas (GLWA) and the West AlabamaWorks! Local Workforce Development Board (WAW) are soliciting proposals through this Request for Proposals (RFP) for short term (26 weeks or less) standalone occupational skills training programs for adults and dislocated workers under WIOA. Occupational Skills Training is defined as an organized program of study that provides specific vocational skills that lead to proficiency in performing actual tasks and technical functions required by certain occupational fields at entry, intermediate, or advanced levels.

Region 3 Occupational Skills Training RFP

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West AlabamaWorks is here to ensure that everyone in West Alabama is provided with the tools, resources, and support they need to ensure a bright and prosperous future in Alabama’s workforce.

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#1 Reason—to improve the workforce of West Alabama and change lives in the process.

Fifteen million dollars of equipment on site, from cranes to helicopters to combines. There are more than 300 teachers, volunteers, and industry experts.  We have 850,000 square feet of total space used at Shelton State Community College.

  • 52 schools
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  • 800 high schoolers

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Bolta US Names Gudrun Pechtold Plant Manager

September 11th, 2018|0 Comments

Tuscaloosa, AL August 21, 2018 – Bolta US, one of the leading specialists in surface finishing in the automotive industry, announces that Ms. Gudrun Pechtold, Vice President [...]

SMP and MollerTech Grand Openings

June 7th, 2018|0 Comments

On March 13th, Top MöllerTech executives joined state and local leaders for its grand opening at the new 150,000-square-foot facility in the Woodstock community’s Scott G. Davis Industrial [...]

West AlabamaWorks! Has Turned Full Scale Attention To Pickens County

June 7th, 2018|0 Comments

The current workforce needs in West Alabama require the engagement of our rural counties. Community leaders have come together in Pickens County to meet the community's needs. [...]

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