Industry-Specific Solutions for California Businesses

Investments in California's Workforce

EWD invests in California's economic growth and global competitiveness through industry-specific education, training and services that contribute to a highly skilled and productive workforce and the capacity of businesses to make informed decisions that improve their profitability. Because we are part of the California Community Colleges, we leverage state funding to provide the most cost-effective and highly productive business solutions.

Workforce Training – Cost-effective workplace and industry-specific training that is designed to meet the special requirements of a business or group of businesses.

California Corporate College – Works in partnership with California's Community Colleges to bring market relevant corporate training and workforce preparation services to California employers.

Student Interns for Business – The Foundation for the California Community Colleges' Career Pathway Program provides life-shaping career opportunities for students and recruitment solutions for employers. The program pairs qualified students with organizations for work and job training. Students from California Community Colleges, University of California, California State Universities, and several private universities are recruited by the Foundation, individually selected by contracting organizations, and then hired by the Foundation on behalf of the organization.

California Community Colleges – It is now recognized that community colleges are the most practical, affordable and effective way to meet industry demands for a skilled workforce.