2017 Apprenticeship Plus YOUTH Program
6, 2017 - The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity
announces the release of a competitive grant opportunity to support the
Governor’s Cabinet on Children and Youth Apprenticeship Plus initiative
in Illinois. This funding opportunity is limited to youth
apprenticeships and pre-apprenticeships for youth between the ages of
16-24 within three regions of the state. Learn more...
2017 Apprenticeship Plus ADULT Program
31, 2017 - The Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic
Opportunity, in conjunction with the Illinois Workforce Innovation Board
(IWIB) Apprenticeship Committee, has released a grant opportunity to
expand existing Registered Apprenticeship programs and create new
Registered Apprenticeship programs or create and expand
pre-apprenticeship programs that are directly linked to a Registered
Apprenticeship program. Learn more...
Demand Occupations Search
February 8, 2017 - The demand occupations search has been updated. We have improved the search functionality as well as the results view. Labor Market Information is available for the careers. You can see the specific LMI data for the demand regions. Get started exploring in demand occupations near you! Start searching...
Illinois WIOA Unified State PlanAugust 31, 2016 - In
June, 2016 USDOL and DOE approved the Illinois WIOA Unified State Plan
on the condition that certain items be addressed by Sept. 1, 2016. The
Illinois response was jointly developed by the WIOA core partners that
make up the Governor’s WIOA Interagency Work Group and made available
for public comment. The response was approved by the IWIB Executive
Committee and submitted to DOL/DOE on August 31, 2016. Learn more...
New Header and Menu for Illinois workNet
August 3, 2016 - The workNet team has re-designed the header of the website to allow for more consistent navigation across devices (computers and mobile devices). These updates lay the groundwork for a more modern web design and tools. Learn more...