National Apprenticeship Week – November 11-17, 2019
National Apprenticeship Week (NAW), now in its fifth year, is a nationwide celebration that gives businesses, communities, and educators the opportunity to showcase their apprenticeship programs and apprentices while providing valuable information to career seekers. NAW 2019 will be held November 11-17, 2019.
Ami Gatts, Director for the Southwest Corner Workforce Development Board has issued a proclamation for the workforce area supporting this national effort. Local apprenticeship-related activities, successes, and opportunities to collaborate will be highlighted that week. A copy of the proclamation can be found here.
SCWDB Local Plan Modification Public Release
The Southwest Corner Workforce Development Board is releasing its Local Plan Modification for a 30-day review period. The comment and review period will last from August 23, 2019 – September 23, 2019. If you have any comments on the plan contents, please send to [email protected]org. Please include that you are commenting on the SCWDB LOCAL PLAN in the subject line of your email. Copies of the plan and a summary of changes can be downloaded at the links directly following.
SCWDB Modified Local Plan Summary of Changes
Change to SCWDB CLEO Public Meeting
The public SCWDB CLEO meeting originally scheduled for November 4, 2019 has been rescheduled. The new date of the meeting will be Monday, November 18, 2019. The meeting will be held at 10:00 am at Room 704 Courthouse Square, Washington, PA.
SCWDB Member Go-And-See
On Wednesday, July 24, 2019, The PA CareerLink® Mon Valley hosted the first Southwest Corner Workforce Development Board “Go-And-See” for local board members. Visit here for more information.
2019 CLEO and SCWDB Meeting Dates
The Southwest Corner Chief Local Elected Official Board meetings would be held at 10:00 am at Room 704 Courthouse Square, Washington, PA. Meeting dates would be as follows:
February 11, 2019
May 13, 2019
August 12, 2019
November 4, 2019 (Veterans’ Day observed November 11, 2019)
The following Southwest Corner Workforce Development Board quarterly meeting would be held at 8:30 am at Range Resources’ Southpointe office in Canonsburg, PA. The location change is due renovations at the regularly scheduled location. The meeting date would be as follows:
February 26, 2019
The other three Southwest Corner Workforce Development Board quarterly meetings would be held at 8:30 am at the Hilton Garden Inn Southpointe in Canonsburg, PA. Meeting dates would be as follows:
May 28, 2019
August 27, 2019
November 26, 2019