California Workforce Development Board (CWDB)
Established by Executive Order in response to the mandate of the federal Workforce Investment Act (WIA) of 1998 (Public Law 105-220), the Board assists the Governor in setting and guiding policy in the area of workforce development. The California Workforce Development Board (State Board) is responsible for assisting the Governor in performing the duties and responsibilities required by the federal Workforce Investment Act of 1998. All members of the Board are appointed by the Governor and represent the many facets of workforce development - business, labor, public education, higher education, economic development, youth activities, employment and training, as well as the Legislature.
General Information: 916-657-1440
Job Training for Men of Color
Bay Area Young Men of Color Employment Partnership (BAYEP) helps young men of color with entry-level jobs find middle-skill career paths in the San Francisco Bay Area and Los Angeles area.
General Information: 206-956-4000
Enroll Your Kids in Technology Programs
If you want your child to learn more about computers and technology, contact the “Hack the Hood” program. This six-week program teaches low-income youth how to improve search engines, build better websites, and how to get information listed in local internet maps and directories. It also helps youth learn leadership, entrepreneurship, and life skills.
General Information: 650-814-9303
Get Job Training in Long Beach
If you are in the Long Beach area and need training to find a good job, contact this program. You can get job training, help finding education programs, and support services. The ASPIRE (Access, Systems & Programs for Immigrants) leads this program.
General Information: 562-570-9675
Get Job Training in Madera/Fresno
If you are in the Madera or Fresno County area and need training to find a good job, contact this program. You can get job training and placement, English classes, and high school classes. Classes are offered through the America’s Job Center of California (AJCC) system...
General Information: 559-662-4500