Welcome to the Southwest Washington Workforce Development Council (SWWDC)
The mission of the SWWDC is to prepare and promote a skilled and adaptive workforce for a thriving economy in Southwest Washington.
A nonprofit organization founded in 2002, SWWDC contributes to regional economic growth by providing investments and resources to improve the skills and education of the workforce in Clark, Cowlitz and Wahkiakum counties.
SWWDC helps businesses find and hire the employees they need and provides people the skills, education and training to find work or advance in their careers. SWWDC partners with employers, community colleges and universities, labor groups, government and economic development agencies, high schools and community organizations to provide employment and training services to businesses, job seekers and youth.
Southwest Washington Workforce Development Council (SWWDC) is pleased to share a draft of our Strategic Workforce Plan for program years 2016-2020. Once finalized, the new plan will guide regional solutions for workforce development.
The plan is available for review and comment for 30 days. The public comment period ends on May 31, 2016 at 5 p.m. Pacific Time.
The public is invited to send comments or feedback on the plan to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Presentations about the plan will be made on these dates:
The events are free. If you plan to attend, please RSVP by May 20 to email@example.com.
SWWDC is seeking nominations of Clark, Cowlitz and Wahkiakum business, labor or community group representatives to serve on its volunteer board of directors.
Nominations and accompanying documentation should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
SWWDC Amends Its Bylaws for Program Year 2016
A report released by the three workforce development boards that serve the Portland-SW Washington metropolitan area finds approximately 30,157 individuals ages 16 to 24 are not in school and not employed. These young people represent an important workforce resource for the local economy.
Southwest Washington Workforce Development Council (SWWDC) is an equal opportunity employer and provider of employment and training services. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Washington Relay: 711.
|SWWDC | 805 Broadway St., Suite 412 | Vancouver, WA 98660 | 360.567.1070||
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