Training and Education

Training and Education

There is a connection between training and your earnings, over a period of time. It's a fact: the more you learn the more you may earn!

Training and education resources on JCW

  • Training Programs, information appropriate for your intended career, including Apprenticeship, Youth Apprenticeship, classroom and on-the-job training.
  • Wisconsin Colleges and Universities present higher educational resources with a worldwide reputation for quality.
  • Financial Aid takes many forms, including loans, grants and scholarships.
  • Customized Training programs from the Wisconsin Technical College System help job seekers meet the changing needs of business and industry.
  • Wisconsin Apprenticeship is a structured system of training designed to prepare individuals for skilled occupations.
  • Youth Apprenticeship is designed for high school students who want hands on learning in an occupational area at a worksite along with classroom instruction.

Training resources outside of Job Center of Wisconsin

  • Job Corps is a no-cost education and vocational training program that helps young people ages 16 through 24 improve the quality of their lives through vocational and academic training.

    Two Wisconsin Locations:

  • Wisconsin GED/HSED Program. Open the doors to your future! If you have not completed high school, earn your a General Educational Development (GED) or High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED).
  • Workbased Learning. Students can benefit from participation in educational programs which provide a work-based experience and a more deliberate selection of course work based on potential career interests
  • Wisconsin Challenge Academy, part of the National Guard National Guard Youth Challenge Program, intervenes in and reclaims the lives of 16-18 year old high school dropouts, instilling values, life skills, education, and self-discipline to succeed as productive citizens.
  • Career Locker (formerly WISCareers) is a career development website designed to help youth and adults with career awareness, exploration and planning. It includes details about schools, programs and financial aid. How to get logon credentials.
  • Career Cruising is a self-exploration and planning program that helps people of all ages achieve their potential in school, career and life. How to get logon credentials.
  • is a gateway to Federal government programs, financial aid, and student loans.
  • WI Career Pathways helps you identify how to get to your desired career.