The ARC Workforce Development Division accepts Workforce Investment Act (WIA) training provider applications for three separate Workforce Investment Boards in the metropolitan Atlanta area. Approved eligible training providers offer occupational skills training to eligible WIA-funded adults and dislocated workers through local workforce board areas. These areas include the counties of Clayton, Cherokee, DeKalb, Douglas, Fayette, Fulton, Gwinnett, Henry and Rockdale.
The Metropolitan Atlanta Area Workforce Investment Boards include:
Apply to Become an Approved Eligible Training Provider
Organizations located within the counties listed above that are interested in becoming an eligible provider for WIA training services, should complete and submit our application to:
ARC/Workforce Development Division
40 Courtland Street
Atlanta, GA 30303
NOTE: Faxed applications will not be accepted.
Please review the U.S. Dept of Labor Training & Employment Guidance Letter regarding the definition of accepted credential and/or certification attainment.
The Training Provider Application consists of several components, including responsibilities of providers under the Workforce Investment Act. Performance Outcome measures, responsibilities for employment and follow-up of WIA customers, are outlined in the application. Individual Training Account policies and a listing of occupations with stable or potential growth projected are also included in the application.
Please contact us at email@example.com if you have any questions after reviewing the application.
The Cobb County WIB issues a separate application. Inquiries for Cobb County should call 770.528.4300.
The City of Atlanta Workforce Development Agency issues a separate application. Inquiries for the City of Atlanta should call 404.658.9675.
WIA requires that Youth programs be competitively procured. Requests for Proposals for Youth Services, when available, will be posted on the website. To have your organization added to our RFP list to receive notice of upcoming Requests for Proposals, please send your contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org.