Worker Advancement Initiative
Are you struggling to find work since the pandemic? Or has the pandemic negatively affected your occupation? WAI can help!
WAI offers supportive services, on-the-job training, and skills training.
- If you’re starting a new job, we can help with childcare assistance, transportation assistance, housing, some technology and tuition, and more.
- We have a variety of options available to help you hone your current skills or learn a brand new one. By completing skills training, you can become eligible for more career opportunities. You will also get free enrollment in *Move to Manufacturing course, including Forklift Certification.
- We make starting a new career easy by providing on-the-job training so you can learn in the same environment you’ll be working in and to learn skills for more advanced roles.
For a fillable application, please click the link below:
This program is made available by a grant from the American Rescue Plan Act Coronavirus State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds. If you have a disability and need assistance with this information, please dial 7-1-1 for Wisconsin Relay Service. Please contact 715-685-1425 to request free of charge information in an alternative format, including a translation to your preferred language.