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In these post-pandemic times, the WDB and AJCC continue to work hard to offer services to our business and working community both in-person and virtually for your safety and convenience. We are happy to be a part of the recovery and growth of Solano County’s workforce and hope our workshops and programs will help you during your journey.

Click on the icon to find the next workshop date, or to learn who to contact for more information.

Don’t forget to visit the Events & Workshops calendar for current and upcoming events and workshops.

The 21st Century Entrepreneurship Workshop

This workshop is for ANYONE and EVERYONE and is deisnged to provide education and training on how to perform well in the job, retain the job, advance faster, and increase lifetime earnings in the modern economy. BuildEd experts will provide a foundaiton of understanding and power that will give yo uthe tools to succeed in any situation.

Visit https://solanoemployment.org/builded/ to learn more about the workshop, who can register, and what to expect after registration. Also, find upcoming workshop dates and how to register.

Pre-Apprenticeship Training (click here for the full flyer)

Attend this 6-week NO COST training opportunity and build your career path in the trades. If you are between 18-24 years of age, you may qualify enroll to in this Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program. Training will be held from February 12 – March 22, 2024 at the Vallejo Adult School.

Training includes four industry certifications, HAZWOPER, construction fundamentals, concrete pouring techniques, trades math, fitness training and more.

Space is limited! For more information or to register, contact Nel Sweet-Davis at 707-863-3579 or nsweet@solanowdb.org.

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Visit https://www.digitalliteracyassessment.org/ to begin your FREE assessment! To save your results, be sure to scroll down to the middle of the page in the Take an Assessment section and enter WDB’s PIN: EV2N

Contact Sheryl Cutler at 707-863-3598 or scutler@solanowdb.org for assistance.

The information and description about CNAP has been provided by yourcnastory.com/employers, a Quality Care Health Foundation (QCHF) program.
Build Your CNA Workforce with CNAP

The Certified Nurse Assistant Program (CNAP) is a 5-year multi pronged initiative focused on increasing the CNA workforce across California. CNAP offers resources to employers to create a sustainable employee pipleing and foster CNA retention through career advancement opportunities.

Facilites that are CDPH approved for facility-based CNA training or those contracted with community-based CNA training programs may qualify for Earn and Learn funds.

Wellness Certification Series Webinar (virtual)
Tuesdays – February 6-29th, 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Join us for this interactive, engaging 4-part wellness certification series and learn how to:
* Boost morale and employee satisfaction.
* Increase productivity through improved well-being.
* Foster a positive workplace culture.
* Enhance team collaboration and communication.

Week 1: Managing Stress & Burnout at Work
Week 2: Harmony Across Generations: Inclusivity in the Workplace
Week 3: Creating a Culture of Professionalism, Civility, and Respect
Week 4: Wellness in the Workplace

This series is approved for HRCI and SHRM credits.

2024 Labor Law Update Webinar (virtual)
Wednesday, March 13th, 12:00 – 1:30 p.m.

Every year, CEA HR subject matter experts digest the new employment laws and provide practical solutions for businesses at our annual Labor Law Update. There are major changes for California employers in 2024, so this is a year you don’t want to miss!

From a myriad of new employee rights to handbook policies and new required posters/notices, this webinar will cover some common issues and many more at our annual Labor Law Update.

Join us for this virtual event and bring your burning questions!

This webinar is approved for HRCI and SHRM credits.

April 16 (webinar) – Don’t Fire Them, Inspire Them
April 25 (in-person) – Business Summit (location TBD)
May 16 (webinar) – Conflict Management
June 20 (webinar) – Generations & Inclusivity in the Workplace
July 16 (webinar) – Mid-Year Labor Law Update
August 1 (webinar) – Employee Handbooks
August 6 (webinar) – LEAD Supervisor Certification Series
September 17 (webinar) – How to Present Like a Pro
September TBD (in-person) – Business Summit (location TBD)