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Talking Talent, is a podcast of The Northwest Indiana Workforce Board (NWIWB) and Center of Workforce Innovations (CWI), about workforce development. The podcast focuses on workforce development as it relates to education, economic development, and industry. Each episode features a special guest while highlighting local and state initiatives, effective collaborations, and best practices associated with developing a skilled workforce.

For further information, contact Barb Grimsgard, Communications Manager at CWI at 219-462-2940, ext. 1028 or email bgrimsgard@cwicorp.com.

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5th Annual Construction & Skilled Trades Day 2021

We welcomed close to 1,200 high school students from 29 area schools to our 5th Annual Construction & Skilled Trades Day! 16 trades engaged students while sharing information about their apprenticeship programs. #NAW2021

2021 Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual Series

Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual Series 13: Roofers Local 26 JATC

For more information on the Roofers Local 26 JATC apprenticeship program, or to apply, visit their website here.

 

Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual Series 12: We Build Northwest Indiana

For more information on We Build NWI, visit their website here.

 

Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual Series 10: Sheet Metal Workers Local 20

For more information on the Sheet Metal Workers Local 20 apprenticeship program, or to apply, visit their website here.

 

Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual  Series 11: International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) Local 150

For more information on International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) Local 150 apprenticeship program, or to apply, visit their website here.

 

Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual  Series 9: Bricklayer Apprenticeship - BAC 4 IN/KY Apprenticeship & Training Program

For more information on the Bricklayer Apprenticeship-BAC 4 IN/KY, or to apply, visit their website here.

 

Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual  Series 8: Technical Engineering Division US Local 130

 

For more information on the Technical Engineering Division UA Local 130 apprenticeship program, or to apply, visit their website here.

 

Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual  Series 7: Indiana Laborers'

 

For more information on these apprenticeship programs, or to apply, visit their websites by clicking on these links Indiana Laborers’Laborers’ Local 41 and Laborers’ Local 81.

 

Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual  Series 6: Pipefitters Local 597

For more information on the Pipefitters Local 597 Apprenticeship Programs, or to apply, visit their website here.

 

 

Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual  Series 5: International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 531

 

For more information on the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 531 Apprenticeship Program, or to apply, visit their website here.

Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual  Series 4: Indiana Plan Program

For more information on the Indiana Plan Program, or to apply, visit their website here.

 

Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual  Series 3: Iron Workers Local Union No. 395

For more information on the Iron Workers Local Union No. 395 Apprenticeship Program or to apply, visit their website here.

Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual  Series 2: The Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters

For more information on the Indiana/Kentucky/Ohio Regional Council of Carpenters (IKORCC) Apprenticeship Program or to apply, visit their website here.

Construction & Skilled Trades Day Virtual  Series 1: Plumbers Local 210

For more information on the Plumbers Local 210 Apprenticeship Program or to apply, visit their website here.

 

Latinos Count Mentor Moments

This video series is an initiative of Latinos Count, a nonprofit organization working to lower the dropout rate of Latino students and provide them with access to higher education and training.

Mentor Moments is supported by NIPSCO, Center of Workforce Innovations, and the Northwest Indiana Workforce Board.

GRADUATION PATHWAYS 101

New Graduation Pathway requirements means NEW opportunities for students.
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READY NWI VIDEO SERIES

This READY NWI video series offers an opportunity to look inside a company and find out what their mission, daily operations, and scope of service entails. Employers and workers discuss topics including character traits required for employment, expectation for performance, the importance of post-secondary training and/or education, and offers advice on pursuing a career within that particular industry.