Workforce Innovation AND OPPORTUNITY Act
(WIoA) administration unit
February 25, 2021
The “Workforce Innovation and
Opportunity Act” or “WIOA”
provides federal funds to states to help job seekers, workers and businesses
with career services, job training and
education (as of July 1, 2015).
include unemployment and job search assistance, information on the job market,
job readiness, career planning and counseling, program for non-English speakers,
financial aid, supportive services and financial literacy.
Job seekers can get employment, education, training, and support to succeed in
the job market and increase wages.
The program also matches employers with the skilled workers they need.
WIOA Policy Manual - The current WIOA Policy
manual as listed here replaces all previous WIA policies (AP’s)
listed under WIOA Memo’s. The policy manual is a “living
document” and may be updated from time to time as required by
law, regulation or policy. Although parts of the manual have
been finalized, as a whole the policy manual at this time is
considered a draft.
About WIOA Training
WIOA Programs, Initiatives and Reports
Customer and Employer Satisfaction Surveys
WIA Administration Program Monitoring -
Map of Connecticut’s Workforce Development
Board Areas (PDF,
Many of the documents and forms contained on this web site were created
using PDF, Word, and Excel software. Viewer software is required to open these
documents. Links to this free software is available on our
browser information page.