Durham WIOA Program (in Career Center)
The Durham Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) program serves unemployed and underemployed individuals who meet eligibility criteria. In addition to assessments, a variety of job readiness workshops are offered. EDSI provides extensive employer services to businesses throughout Durham County. On-the-Job Training, a service offered, is a wage reimbursement program provided to employers hiring individuals. The employer interviews and selects a trainee, hires him/her, trains the hiree in the job, and is reimbursed up to 50% of the wages during the pre-determined training period.