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Featured training opportunities for employers offered by WorkWise!

On-the-job training reimbursement and employee training scholarship programs help stay competitive in today's marketplace.


Training is a key component of WorkWise Kauai programs and its mission to strengthen the local workforce through career growth and lifelong learning. Our programs to subsidize on-the-job training for employees is just one way WorkWise Kauai supports local employers.
Training Programs WorkWise Kauai currently offers two key training programs for employers on Kauaʻi:
  • Employment And Training Fund For Employees
    ETF provides training scholarships for incumbent employees so their employers can remain competitive in today's marketplace.
  • On-the-Job Training
    On-The-Job Training (OJT) reimburses employers for up to half of the hired trainee's hourly wages during the training period. Employers and trainees must meet the eligibility criteria for programs such as displaced workers, Asian & Pacific Island immigrants, etc.
WorkWise Kauai also partners with employers to offer Work Experience opportunities:

WorkWise Kauai partners with public and private employers to provide Work Experience opportunities where participants learn job-specific skills through hands-on training. Employers gain direct contact with potential employees for up to three months at no cost to them, while contributing to building a well-trained workforce on Kauaʻi.


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