Monroe County Job Training, funded through Title I of the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) has helped thousands of individuals obtain the training and skills to prepare them for work.  This program serves youths, older workers, welfare recipients, dislocated workers (people who have permanently laid off because of plant closings or cutbacks), veterans and others who need additional skills to get a job.

We work with local businesses to find out what jobs are available and the skills they require job applicants to possess when applying for these positions.  Monroe County Job Training provides training for jobs that are in demand, cost free to eligible job seekers.

Services available through Monroe County Job Training include:   

  •      Basic Education and GED classes in preparation for specific skills training

  •      Assistance in the Development of an Employment Plan

  •      Classroom Skills Training

  •      On-the-Job Training

  •      Job Search and Job Referrals