Description: A new career starts here! You can receive up to $5,000 to help cover the cost of job training through any eligible provider. Earn a certificate in a high-demand field – where workers are most needed – including advanced manufacturing; construction; energy; healthcare and life sciences; information and communications technology and digital media; or transportation and logistics.
Eligible providers are listed on the Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL). These providers meet the requirements to provide training services funded by the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act. All ETPL programs and providers can be found on this CalJOBS webpage.
If you participate in the WIOA job-training program, you may be eligible to receive supportive services that can include payment or reimbursement for training-related costs, such as school supplies, books, fees, uniforms, tools, union dues, and transportation.
Benefits: A $5,000 scholarship to cover the cost of job training and access to support services, such as child care or transportation, that will make it easier for you to pursue your education.
Eligibility: Anyone adult 18+ who enrolls in the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) program, completes orientation, provides the required documents, and demonstrates the need for assistance. Priority of service given to recipients of public assistance and other low-income individuals.
How do I get started? The first step is to have a valid email address and then complete this form to have a Career Services team member email you to help with registration for the WIOA program and to share information about the next orientation session.