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NWI.Life: CENTER OF WORKFORCE INNOVATIONS OFFERS VIRTUAL CLASSES, FREE HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENT TESTING

By: Allison Tunstall | Last Updated: July 16, 2020 When the COVID-19 pandemic began earlier this year, businesses and organizations did a hard look at how operations would continue as quarantine and social distancing progressed. For many, like Center of Workforce Innovations (CWI), procedures and systems changed dramatically to align with new social distancing measures. But CWI saw this as…

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Inside Indiana Business: La Porte County Manufacturing Skills Program Gets Extension

Monday, July 6th 2020, 5:43 PM EDTUpdated: Tuesday, July 7th 2020, 12:11 AM EDTBy Alex Brown, Assistant Managing Editor LAPORTE COUNTY – An initiative in northwest Indiana has received a funding extension as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Center for Workforce Innovations in northwest Indiana says the SkillUp program in LaPorte County, in collaboration with the…

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Next Level Jobs Program Expanded Through End of 2020

MEDIA CONTACT:Sam Rourke at (913) 206-7678 or SRourke@gov.in.govCharlee Beasor at (765) 720-0342 or CBeasor@che.in.govScott Olson at (317) 614-5679 or SOlson@dwd.in.govFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Monday, July 6, 2020 CARES Act funds allocated to Indiana’s workforce recovery initiative will expand Workforce Ready Grant and Employer Training Grant  (INDIANAPOLIS) – The Governor’s Workforce Cabinet today provided additional details on the…

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Adult Education and Learning Centers of Northwest Indiana featured on 95.1 FM/AM 1420 WIMS Morning Radio Show!

Center of Workforce Innovations Adult Education Assistant Manager John Schlatter, joins 95.1 FM/AM 1420 WIMS morning show to discuss the free classes offered through the learning centers. Adult Learning Centers offer High School Equivalency (HSE) preparation classes, certification courses, English Language Learner (ELL) classes and more! LISTEN HERE

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Indiana INTERN.net Webinar: Utilizing EARN Indiana After You’ve Found an Intern

Webinar is set for June 10, 2020 – 10 – 11 a.m. EST, 9-10 a.m. CST________________________________________Already have an intern? Learn how you can utilize the EARN Indiana program to receive up to 50% reimbursement for your intern’s hourly wage. In partnership with the Indiana Commission for Higher Education, Indiana INTERNnet facilitates the EARN Indiana program…

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