Virtual

Thursday, July 29, 2021 2:30 PM ~ 4:00 PM ET

Seating is limited and on a first-come, first-serve basis. If you are not able to attend, the webinar will be recorded and posted within about 3 business days of the event.

Credentials play a key role in workforce development. For employers, credentials can assist in identifying qualified workers, upskilling their current workforce, and competing in the marketplace. For job seekers, obtaining credentials can improve employability and lead to career advancement and higher wages.

 


Description

This webinar will provide information on the characteristics of quality credentials and the types of credentials available. Speakers will highlight resources and tools to locate relevant credentials to assist in determining what credentials may count towards grant performance outcomes.

Who Should Attend:

  • State and local stakeholders in the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act system;
  • State workforce agencies and administrators;
  • State workforce liaisons;
  • Employment and training program grantees; and
  • Educational institutions and training providers.

Moderator(s)

Christina Eckenroth, Workforce Analyst, Office of Policy Development and Research, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

 


Presenter(s)

Pam Frugoli, Workforce Analyst, Office of Workforce Investment, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

Gregory Scheib, Workforce Analyst, Office of Workforce Investment, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration

Kellen Grode, Economist, Office of Policy Development and Research, U.S. Department of Labor, Employment and Training Administration