The Workforce Development Office, through partnerships with the State Department of Labor and Industrial Relations, Workforce Development Division (WDD) and the UH Maui College Ku'ina Program, assists residents of Maui County by increasing occupational skills, employ-ability, job retention and earnings through programs funded through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), formerly the Workforce Investment Act of 1998.
Goal #1: Expand WIA program opportunities.
- Conduct outreach and/or foster relationship for possible training providers to provide individuals various options to obtain necessary skills training.
Goal #2: Improve existing programs and services
- Provide further guidance and assistance, with oversight by the MCWIB, to WDD and the Ku’ina Program maximize services of WIA programs.