Job Center Resources Workshops

  • Job Center Resources: Jefferson County (Mar 6)
    March 6, 2020
    9:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Job Center Resources: Waukesha County (Mar 9)
    March 9, 2020
    1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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  • 9:00 – 11:00 am, Friday March 6, 2020
    Jefferson County Workforce Development Center
    874 Collins Road, Room 103
    Jefferson, WI  53549 [map]


  • 1:30 – 3:30 pm, Monday, March 9, 2020
    Waukesha County Workforce Development Center
    (Forward Careers, Inc.)
    892 Main Street
    Pewaukee, WI  53072 [map]


Help connect your patrons to local job resources and services. These workshop sessions are part of the Libraries Activating Workforce Development Skills (LAWDS) statewide grant initiative, funded through the Institutes of Museum and Library Services, with the aim to provide library staffs with resources and connections to better serve job seekers. This workshop includes Module 1, which is the first of four modules. Module 1: Workforce Development Board Roles and Responsibilities provides information about workforce development board, job center resources, and includes a tour of the job center. Register and attend the workshop session that makes the most sense for you. As part of the grant, mileage reimbursement is available.

Learning outcomes:

  1. Learn ways you can answer your patrons’ questions and refer them to resources
  2. Enhance your skills for supporting job-seekers
  3. Meet with Department of Workforce Development (DWD) staff who can assist you in answering your patrons’ questions

Continuing education contact hours: 2

Sponsored by Bridges Library System and Department of Workforce Development. This workshop is funded in part with a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, which administers the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) administered by the Wisconsin Department of Pu
blic Instruction.