This LA County regional initiative unites the strategies
from higher education, workforce development, economic development,
and business/industry leaders. It couples resources through
workforce development agencies, college business and workforce
departments, and human resource departments of select industry
sectors. Under the theme of collaboration, the initiative
develops the skills of existing workers and offers information
to career-transitioning/unemployed workers seeking good-paying
jobs and careers. It provides information to students who
are interested in starting a business and aligns college-based
departments under a Pathway--driven learning model.
alignment with Los Angeles Trade-Technical College
(via the Business Department), this LA County regional initiative
works with business and industry leaders to develop a workforce,
entrepreneurial, and economic development strategy that
offers a targeted service model and an array of public educational
options, a series of special projects funded under the Workforce
Innovation and Opportunities Act (WIOA), and leveraged industry
support that builds the skills of new and existing workers.
Here to find out more about Grant Funded Training for
LA County regional initiative offers the following strategic
services, which are designed to upgrade the skills of existing
workers (within targeted industry sectors) and create a
better-skilled pipeline of job applicants that can better
meet the expectations of business and industry.
Seeker - Job placement assistance, industry trends analysis,
access to industry data, case management, etc...
Workers - Short-term skill upgrade workshops, career coaching,
access to industry labor market information. Click
here to access the Employer Survey.