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October 2015 NewsFlash

The Community Education Council of Wayne & Pike Counties!





Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance (WPWA) has seven fantastic seminars in 2015 and many more coming up in 2016. Check out the details below!

We serve Wayne & Pike counties, and can connect you with many education & workforce related resources including Certification & GED testing through our on-site Pearson VUE® Authorized Test Center. Visit our website or call us today for more information.

We appreciate your continued support and interest in our organization!


Upcoming Events

All of our upcoming programs can be found on our calendar but here is a snapshot of what's coming up!
Calendar

Registration is required!







Department of Defense & Veterans
Business Startup for Department of Defense Dislocated Workers & Veterans

Presented by:
The University of Scranton Small Business Development Center

In Partnership with:
Wayne County Employment and Training Center & Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance

2015 Seminars (click link for more information)
Business Startup for Department of Defense Dislocated Workers & Veterans
September 16, 2015
9:00 a.m. Free to attend
Where: The Stourbridge Project New Business Incubator







Business Resources
Training Seminars - Open to Employers

Presented by:
The Northeastern Pennsylvania Industrial Resource Center

In Partnership with:
Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance

2015 Seminars (click link for registration)
No-Cost Innovation Engineering Seminar
October 16, 2015
8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance
No-Cost Balanced Scorecard/Strategic Planning and Execution Seminar
October 23, 2015
8:00 - 10:00 a.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance
No-Cost Leadership Development Seminar
October 30, 2015
8:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance











Business Resources
Unemployment Compensation Seminars - Open to Employers

Presented by:
PA Department of Labor & Industry - Office of Unemployment Compensation

In Partnership with:
Wayne County Employment & Training Center & Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance

2015 Seminars (click link to register)
Appeals & Hearings
(Live Mock Hearing) September 15, 2015
8:30 - 10:00 a.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance




2016 Seminars (Registration opens in May visit our calendar for more info or click here to request a registration reminder)
Unemployment Compensation 101
May 12, 2016
8:30 - 10:00 a.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance
Separation Issues
June 2, 2016
8:30 - 10:00 a.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance
Relief From Charges & Suitable Work
July 7, 2016
8:30 - 10:00 a.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance
Overpayment Prevention, Detection & Recovery
August 25, 2016
8:30 - 10:00 a.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance
Appeals & Hearings
September 15, 2016
8:30 - 10:00 a.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance
State Information Data Exchange System (SIDES)
October 6, 2016
8:30 - 10:00 a.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance








$$$ Education Resources $$$
Searching for Scholarships & Financial Aid 101


Presented by:
PA Higher Education Assistance Agency (PHEAA)

In Partnership with:
Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance

2015 Seminars (click link to register)
Searching for Scholarships
October 20, 2015
6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance
Financial Aid 101
October 22, 2015
6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance




2016 Seminars (Registration opens in December visit our calendar for more info or click here to request a registration reminder)
How to Fill Out a FAFSA
Seminar February 25, 2016
6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance
How to Fill Out a FAFSA
Hands On Mar 3, 2016
6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance
Junior Jump Start
April 7, 2016
6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance
Award Letter Review
May 5, 2016
6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Free to attend
Where: Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance








Certification & GED Testing

Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance is the only Pearson VUE® Test Center serving Wayne and Pike Counties offering testing services for hundreds of industry required certifications as well as GED testing services.

Pearson VUE®



Visit our calendar for all program & registration details at www.wpworkforce.org/calendar.
If you need additional assistance please contact us directly!
Wayne Pike Workforce Alliance | 570.390.7613 | info@wpworkforce.org | www.wpworkforce.org

This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.



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