BEEVILLE – Coastal Bend College offers a wide selection of courses approved for funding through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). The WIOA federal grant is designed to cover training expenses for people who have been laid off or whose household income is at or below a certain level. Career training in fields such as Information Technology, Business, and Healthcare are available online and eligible for up to $4,000 funding to those that qualify.
The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) was signed into law on July 22, 2014. WIOA is designed to help job seekers access employment, education, training, and support services to succeed in the labor market and to match employers with the skilled workers they need to compete in the global economy.
For more information or to find out if you qualify, contact the CBC Department of Continuing Education at (361) 354-2768.