Training Opportunities

WIOA Training Scholarships

Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) Training scholarships help those who qualify obtain a credential or certification that can help lead to a career in one of Palm Beach County's in-demand industries such as healthcare, hospitality, construction, information technology, and business management.

Scholarships are awarded based on:

 

What are your next steps to apply?

1

You must complete a full registration in Employ Florida and obtain a username before applying.

2

Click on the button below to complete the WIOA Scholarship application.

3

Gather the required documents listed below in preparation for your eligibility meeting with your career consultant.

Review

Please complete the following questionnaire to find out if you are eligible.

Are you:

18 years of age or older?

Authorized to work in the US?

Registered for selective service (males born after 1959 only; males born before 1959 and females, please select "N/A"); check registration at https://www.sss.gov?

Do you meet any one of the following:

  • Receive cash (TANF) or food assistance (SNAP)
  • Receive Social Security or Veterans’ Administration disability rated benefits
  • In a household that meets low income criteria based on Poverty Guidelines
    Family Household Size Maximum Income
    1 $27,556
    2 $45,154
    3 $46,481
    4 $57,384
    5 $67,727
    6 $79,209
    7 $90,692
    8 $102,174

    Family size includes those individuals that are related by blood, marriage, or decree of court, who are living in a single residence and who are:

    • A husband, wife, and dependent children
    • A parent or guardian and dependent children
    • A husband and wife
  • Are Basic Skills Deficient

    What is Basic Skills Deficient?

    • Unable to speak, read, write, compute, or solve problems in English to function on the job, within the family, or in society.
  • Unemployed or at a job that does not support your financial needs and are experiencing difficulty in obtaining or upgrading employment
  • Are a Dislocated Worker

    What is a Dislocated Worker?

    • Dependent spouse of a military member on active duty whose income was reduced due to: deployment, permanent change of station, or service-connected death or disability of that person.
    • Receiving or have exhausted unemployment benefits and are unable to find job in your last occupation.
    • Laid off but not eligible for unemployment benefits and are unable to find a job in your last occupation.
    • Received a notice of termination from your current employer due to company closure.
    • Self-employed and now unemployed due to economic conditions or a natural disaster.
    • No longer able to depend on the income of a family member.

* You will be contacted by a staff member of CareerSource Palm Beach County regarding application status within 10 business days of application submission.

All locations are open Monday through Friday, 8AM - 5PM.
We are closed Saturday and Sunday, as well as all major holidays.

Our Centers

Central Career Center
3400 Belvedere Road
West Palm Beach, FL 33406
561.340.1060

West Career Center
1085 South Main Street
Belle Glade, FL 33430
561.829.2040

Delray Career Cottage
186 NW 5th Ave
Delray Beach, FL 33444
561.727.3399