Workforce Investment Act

Are you a displaced worker?

The Workforce Investment Act (WIA) is a federally and state funded program to assist dislocated workers obtain the skills they need to get back to work. WIA is administered by Iowa Workforce Development. WIA is a tiered system of services consisting of staff-assisted services, intensive services, and training services.

Training Services:

  • A.S. or two year's of a Bachelor's Degree
  • Short term training such as truck driving, welding certification, CAN., etc.

Support Services:

  • Childcare Assistance
  • Transportation Assistance
  • Clothing Assistance

If you have any WIA questions contact:

Rosemary Aden
WIA Specialist
(515) 576-7459
Rosemary.Aden@iwd.iowa.gov