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    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 11/27/2017

    Is effectively engaging and retaining OSY a challenge in your local area? How would you like to be part of a diverse and dynamic group consisting of participants from around the country that focuses on tackling this issue head-on?  Apply now to participate in the Youth Cohort Challenge.

  • Healthcare apprentices
    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 11/14/2017

    It’s National Apprenticeship Week! Another great time to showcase the great work of our YouthBuild programs. 

  • Pie Chart
    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 11/14/2017

    WorkforceGPS is proud to announce the release of its latest collection, Performance Reporting . This is a centralized collection of information for Performance Reporting-related policies and resources for the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration’s (ETA) employment and training programs.

  • Young Native Americans dancing
    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 11/8/2017

    From R. Alexander Acosta, United States Secretary of Labor

  • YouthBuild Students Building
    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 11/1/2017

    The revision of the Construction Handbook was done to ensure that DOL YouthBuild Grantees have the most relevant and up-to-date information in hand for sustaining a well-managed and compliant work site. 

  • Chat
    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 10/27/2017

    The DOL YouthBuild Community of Practice knows you've been in love with WorkforceGPS for a while now, and things are getting pretty serious.  That's why we're excited to help you take things to the next level and introduce you to Chat.

  • National Apprenticeship Week
    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 10/19/2017

    Mark your calendars for November 13 - 19, 2017 as we will celebrate the third annual National Apprenticeship Week (NAW).  

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    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 9/13/2017

    When he wasn’t studying for the high school diploma he’ll get next Friday, 17-year-old Alvaro Soria of Toppenish was helping build a home for Habitat for Humanity. The work is part of the YouthBuild program, which provides job training in construction for Lower Yakima Valley youths ages 16 to 24. For Soria, it’s one step toward his career goal: becoming an electrician after attending Perry Technical Institute.

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    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 9/5/2017

    Two students from Randolph County Housing Authority (YouthBuild North Central in Elkins) have been elected to the program's National Young Leaders Council.

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    YouthBuild
    Posted On: 8/24/2017

    The Disconnect: America's Youth Crisis, Part 3 - Program Aims to Empower Disconnected Youth in Rural Communities