West Alabama Childcare Database

August 20th, 2020|0 Comments

Download the PDF here or view the list below. Boys & Girls Clubs of West Alabama2201 Alberta Parkway Tuscaloosa, AL 35404205.553.3839http://www.bgcwestal.orgAges: Primary (ages 5-8) to High School Programs offered: Full Day, After SchoolHours: 7:45 a.m.-6 [...]

Clusters Update

May 15th, 2018|0 Comments

Cluster work continues as many programs such as Modern Manufacturing CTE programs, and a new focus on construction trades CTE programs grow. Construction, Manufacturing, Healthcare, and Automotive all are on point and continue to [...]

Brookwood Logistics Center’s Ribbon Cutting

March 5th, 2018|0 Comments

On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018, Tuscaloosa County School System held a ribbon cutting for Brookwood Logistics Center. Today's facilities highlight the partnerships and dedicated support of West AlabamaWorks, Chamber of Commerce of West Alabama, Mercedes-Benz [...]

Educator Workforce Academy

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

West Alabama Works launched another exciting program at the 2017 Worlds of Work event: The Educator Workforce Academy. The Academy is designed with specific outcomes to bolster the K-12 pipeline in West Alabama.  School Systems [...]

WOW 2.0 Update

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

Today's challenging economy means young people need to make the best career choice possible. However, many students still do not know of the career opportunities and paths that are available to them. West AlabamaWorks! [...]

Read-To-Work High School Update

February 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Currently, the High School Ready to Work program has 80 participating high school Seniors from Central High School, Greensboro High School, and Hale County High School. Upon graduating The Ready-To-Work program, there will be [...]

TJATC Welding Meet and Greet

February 28th, 2018|0 Comments

Tuscaloosa Joint Apprentice Training Center "Meet and Greet" Industry Day was a joint venture between local business and skilled labor designed to train our future workforce. The event provided continuing education to welding instructors [...]

Cottondale Outreach Event

February 28th, 2018|0 Comments

A total of 282 parents and family members of Cottondale, Lake View, and Vance Elementary students attended an outreach event at Cottondale Elementary on Thursday, February 15, 2018. Of those job seekers, 232 were registered and processed [...]

Northport Career Tech Annex

February 28th, 2018|0 Comments

The Tuscaloosa County School System held a groundbreaking ceremony for the Northport Career Tech Annex on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. It is approximately 22,000 square feet and is scheduled to be completed by mid-October [...]

RFPs Q & A’s

February 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Pre-apprenticeship programs are defined as a program designed to prepare individuals to enter and succeed in a Registered Apprenticeship program and has a documented partnership with at least one, if not more Registered Apprenticeship [...]

100% Goal Achieved

October 27th, 2016|0 Comments

Tuscaloosa County Achieves Certification as ACT Work Ready Community—First metro community in the State of Alabama Tuscaloosa, ALABAMA—November 17, 2016 marks a momentous day in workforce development in Tuscaloosa.  West Alabama Works today [...]