Workforce Division

The Georgia Department of Economic Development’s Workforce Division administers Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) funds under the leadership of the State Workforce Development Board (SWDB). This office seeks to improve the quality of job training and the marketability of Georgia’s workforce.

The Workforce Division administers WIOA funds and oversees the state’s workforce development initiatives.

HIGH DEMAND CAREER INITIATIVE

GUARD INITIATIVE

GEORGIA SKILLED TRADE INITIATIVE

 OPERATION: WORKFORCE GEORGIA WORKSMART DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT INITIATIVE

 

 

Ben Hames

Deputy Commissioner

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Latest News

  • Feb23rd
    ASI Southeast to complete fourth expansion in Stephens County
    ATLANTA – February 23, 2017 – The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) today…
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  • Feb22nd
    Sports Warehouse to create more than 300 jobs in Forsyth County
    ATLANTA – February 22, 2017 – The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) today…
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