Serving the Northern Panhandle | 304-232-6280
An equal opportunity employer/program.
Auxiliary aids are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.
The Northern Panhandle Workforce Development Board, Inc., established in 1987, is 1 of 7 local Workforce Development Boards in the State of West Virginia.
Our area of service consists of Hancock, Brooke, Ohio, Marshall, Wetzel, and Tyler counties, as well as the cities of Weirton and Wheeling.
A variety of training programs and services, provided by a number of required partners, are available to eligible individuals at regional American Job Centers located in Weirton, Wheeling, and New Martinsville,(also known as Workforce West Virginia Career Centers) like:
WIOA Title I Programs
Wagner-Peyser Programs and Services
Adult Education and Literacy Activities
Rehabilitation Programs and Services
Programs Under Section 403(a) (5) of the Social Security Act
Activities Under the Older American Act
Program Under the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Applied Technology Education Act
Activities Under the Trade Act
Activities Under Chapter 41 of Title 38
Employment and Training Activities Under the CSBG
Employment and Training Activities Under HUD
Programs Under State Unemployment Compensation Insurance
Programs Under the Second Chance Act
The Northern Panhandle Workforce Development Board, Inc. has won numerous national and state awards and recognitions for its delivery practices of training programs and services.
WIOA Adult Funding - $854,611
WIOA Dislocated Worker Funding - $408,744
WIOA Youth Funding - $776,034
Training Programs and Services are Funded with Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act of 2014 (WIOA) Funding.