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Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act

Welcome to South Carolina’s Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Resource Page! This page is a collection of state and federal resources that will help South Carolina workforce partners to better understand the vision, key reforms, and requirements of WIOA, and begin the process of implementation. We will regularly update this page to reflect newly developed materials and to provide status updates on ongoing WIOA projects and initiatives.

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA)
The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training and support services to succeed in the labor market, and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy. It is the first legislative reform of the public workforce system in 15 years.

WIOA is a federal program administered in South Carolina through the Department of Employment and Workforce and through 12 Workforce Development Areas throughout the state. A statewide board appointed by the Governor and comprised of business owners, state government officials, educators and private citizens guides policy for all WIOA-funded programs. WIOA programs help businesses meet their need for skilled workers and provide individuals with access to training that helps them prepare for work.

Unified State Plan Executive Summary
WIOA Unified State Plan
Unified State Plan Presentation

WIOA Annual Report (Adobe PDF downloads)
South Carolina PY2015 Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Annual Report

WIOA Allocation Summary (Adobe PDF downloads) Summary of the WIOA Adult, Youth, and Dislocated Worker Allocations by Local Area.
WIOA Program Allotments for Program Year 2016
WIOA Program Allotments for Program Year 2015

Federal Resources Regarding WIOA
Public Law 113-128
DOL Final Rule
DOL and ED Joint Final Rule
USDOL TEGLs and TENs

Other Public Resources
Federal Grant Opportunities
WorkforceGPS
National Skills Coalition
NASWA (National Association of State Workforce Agencies)
CLASP (Center for Law and Social Policy) WIOA Game Plan

WIOA Presentations and Webinars
Statewide Youth Services Meeting Presentation – June 2016
Unified State Plan Presentation

State and Local Board Training - October 2015
(Due to size, the training videos may take longer to download)

Statewide Workforce Partners Meeting Presentation - September 2015
WIOA Regional Alignment Presentation - September 2015
South Carolina's Youth - A Snapshot - July 2015
Statewide Youth Presentation - July 2015
WIOA Requirements for ETPs - January 2015

 

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