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

TRADE FIVE

 

OPERATION: WORKFORCE

GEORGIA WORKSMART

DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT INITIATIVE

 

 

Ben Hames

Deputy Commissioner

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