Region 9 Education Cooperative

workforce innovation and opportunity act

The Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act supports young adults 16-24 in education and training, providing opportunities for success in the workforce. 

We support these opportunities by:

Development of Life Skills

  • Budgets/Money Management
  • Academic Skills/Tutoring
  • Preparation and Transition to Post-Secondary Education
  • Certified Training Opportunities

Work Readiness Skills

  • Career Exploration
  • Interview Skills/ Resume Building
  • Job Shadowing/Internships
  • On the Job Training/Paid Work Experience
  • Transition to Employment

New Mexico Workforce Connection logoYouth in the WIOA program are exceptional young adults and the expectations are high. Schedule an interview with the career development specialist in your area, and start building your future today.

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It’s not a job, It’s about building your Future