California Workforce Investment Board (CWIB)
All members of the Board are appointed by the Governor and represent the many facets of workforce development – business, labor, public education, higher education, economic development, youth activities, employment and training, as well as the Legislature.
The State Board has adopted Sector Strategies as the statewide framework for workforce development, and is working closely with the Economic Strategy Panel, other State Agencies and departments and its 49 local Workforce Investment Boards to support the emergence of effective statewide and regionally driven sector initiatives.
The Federal Department of Labor Employment Training Administration
The Department of Labor’s ETA funds job training programs to improve the employment prospects of adults, youths, and dislocated workers. Programs are aimed at boosting workers’ employability and earnings and are delivered primarily by states through the American Job Center Network and tailored to local economies.