Workforce Florida offers funding opportunities through grant
solicitations, requests for proposals (RFP) and invitations to
negotiate (ITN). Information on these funding opportunities can be
Apply for up to $50,000, or $100,000 if your company is one of
WCF's targeted industries, to enhance your training budget to build
and enhance your employees' skills. WCF may reimburse employers
half the direct training cost.
Learn about hiring events in WORKFORCE CENTRAL FLORIDA offices,
job fairs and the Virtual Job Fair.
Access more than 165 training and human resource materials with
the WORKFORCE CENTRAL FLORIDA Lending Library. Simply "check out"
these materials at no cost to enhance your business and save on
The WORKFORCE CENTRAL FLORIDA Mobile Unit is a transportable
resource that can be used for pre-employment screening, testing,
and training or interviewing in a comfortable, private interview
room. WCF can bring the Mobile Unit to your location to provide
no-cost Microsoft Office training.
Workforce Central Florida provides low-income families the
ability to acquire and increase life/employability skills in a work
environment. These individuals participating in this
experience are covered by worker’s compensation and are restricted
to the amount of hours they can commit based upon the monthly
stipend that they receive.
The WORKFORCE CENTRAL FLORIDA State of the Workforce Summit is
an annual half-day professional development event that attracts
approximately 400 CEOs, HR professionals, business owners, elected
officials and managers.
As Central Florida diversifies its industries, technology
companies are anticipated to grow through entrepreneurship,
relocation and expansion. WORKFORCE CENTRAL FLORIDA is working to
create the workforce for this anticipated industry growth. Learn
how local employers can help.
Increase your productivity with a paid intern at no cost to your
company with WORKFORCE CENTRAL FLORIDA internship programs.
Outplacement Assistance helps companies plan a layoff and
provides group counseling to affected employees on filing for
unemployment and using WCF services to help find their next job. We
can also bring our Mobile Unit to your site for your displaced
employees to use to search for jobs or sign up for unemployment
WORKFORCE CENTRAL FLORIDA (WCF) is seeking applications from
employers in Lake, Orange, Osceola, Seminole and Sumter counties
for its fifth annual Awards of Excellence to recognize
employers in Central Florida who have adopted new, best practices
in workforce development.