Workforce Professionals Training Institute

Investing in the skills of
workforce development
professionals.

  • 90% of our participants

    stated that they found our programs helpful not only to them, but to their coworkers, and enabled them to implement new strategies and best practices.

  • Keep up with best practices in the field.

    As part of our mission to enhance the capacity of the workforce development field, WPTI periodically publishes reports and practice guides that distill best practices.

Upcoming Events

Jul 18, Wed
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
WPTI | Training
Getting the RAP Down 2018: Employment Strategies for Job Seekers with Criminal Histories
This training is a three-day course taking place on July 18, 19, and 20. We will cover the legal protection available to reentrants, provide nuts-and-bolts tools to help reentrants prepare for the job search, and help you identify employers most likely to hire those with a criminal record.
Aug 7, Tue
8:30 AM - 11:00 AM
JobsFirstNYC | WPTI | Networking Breakfast
Job Developers' Networking Breakfast: Barriers to Entry - Challenges & Solutions
Join WPTI & JobsFirstNYC for the summer convening of the Job Developers' Networking Breakfast where we will highlight JobsFirstNYC's "Barriers to Entry: Fewer Out-of-School, Out-of-Work Young Adults, As Warning Signs Emerge".
Aug 15, Wed
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
WPTI | Training
Retention Strategies that Get Results
In this training you will learn how to infuse the message of retention into every aspect of your program from day one and implement real working strategies for the four distinct areas of retention outcomes: Program retention, Employment retention, Engagement after placement, and Long-term self-sufficiency
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