Monthly Archives: February 2013

High Country Workforce Development Board Successfully Trains High Country Timberframe and Gallery Woodworking

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High Country Workforce Development Board Training Opens Up New Markets for Mountain West Builders

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Starting Strong

Part 1 of 5 short videos, this short segment helps you get started strong as a new board member. As a new board member, you need resources that can help you hit the ground running. Listen as veteran board members … more

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Triangle South Awards Dislocated Worker and Army Veteran

Timothy Baldwin, the Dislocated Worker Award recipient, has been a star for the TSWDB during these past few months. Not only was he featured in the first issue of the TSWDB newsletter, he was also featured in the North Carolina … more

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Northeastern Workforce Development Board helps facilitate training, education and hiring

Bluewater Restoration, a Currituck-based company, announced that a number of their employees have recently graduated from courses related to their primary function of restoration of damaged residential and commercial structures, especially those damaged by fire and water.  In announcing the awards … more

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DavidsonWorks Funds Dislocated Worker’s Work Experience

After Debra Murray’s unemployment income was exhausted, Debra paid out-ofpocket for a program at FTCC and became a Certified Electronic Medical Records Specialist. Since Debra lacked experience she had a hard time finding a job. Debra worked with a DavidsonWorks’ job coach … more

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2012 Outstanding Workforce Development Youth

For the second year in a row, one of Capital Area’s Youth Program participants has won a Governor’s Award for Excellence in Workforce Development. Brandon Asay enrolled in one of CAWDB’s youth programs, Johnston County Industries (JCI) “Yes I Can,” with the … more

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Local Defense Contractor Receives NC Incumbent Workforce Grant

Capital Area Workforce Development Board is pleased to announce 3 Phoenix as a recipient of NC’s Incumbent Workforce Development Training Grant Program. 3 Phoenix, located in Wake Forest, NC, is a small engineering company focused on providing innovative technology solutions to … more

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Who We Are

Part 2 of 5 short videos, this segment gives new board members a “helicopter view” of workforce development, and the need for new members to be committed, engaged and involved.

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What We Do

Part 3 of 5 short videos, this segment highlights what Boards should do to think strategically, to create new partnerships, upgrade technologies, enhance innovation and engage volunteers.

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