Eligible job seekers may qualify for tuition assistance to help them pay for the cost of learning new skills or upgrading existing skills. Training opportunties focus on high growth high pay career fields including Truck Driving, IT, CNA and other Health Care related jobs. Funding is limited and attendance at a Career Assistance Program Enrollment Session is required.
The TAA Program provides aid to workers from Trade Certified Companies who have lost their jobs or whose hours of work and wages are reduced as a result of foreign trade. If your company is not listed in the USDOL data base, you can petition for trade certification for your company and co-workers.
TAA offers a variety of benefits and re-employment services to assist unemployed workers in preparing for and obtaining suitable employment. Eligible workers may qualify for Occupation Training/Tuition Assistance, Job Search Allowances, Relocation Allowances, Health Care Tax Credits, RTAA, and Trade Readjustment Allowances (TRA).
Short-term On-the-Job (OJT) and vocational classroom training funded by the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) is designed to provide dislocated workers, unemployed, and underemployed adults with career training and skill upgrades. Note: Training in longer-term degreed programs is not available at this time. Funding is limited and attendance at a Career Assistance Program Enrollment Session is required.
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