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Job Seeker Services

Group of Job Seekers Individual Training Accounts - In some cases, eligible Rhode Islanders can access federal Workforce Investment Act funds (up to $5,500) to subsidize the cost of tuition at post secondary colleges, trade schools or other qualified educational institutions.

In order to find out more, please visit your local netWORKri office to speak to a counselor about these services.

For a list of eligible providers and programs, please visit:

On-the-Job Training
- Businesses interested in hiring a trainee who needs a skills upgrade may be eligible for Workforce Investment Act funding in the form of On-the-Job Training (OJT). OJT programs can last between 4 weeks to 6 months. Eligible employers may receive up to 50% reimbursement of wages for this time.

For more information, click here.

netWORKri - netWORKri is Rhode Island's One-Stop Career Center System, a partnership of professional labor, training, and education organizations. The netWORKri Centers are conveniently located throughout the state where jobseekers and employers are matched through quality employment programs and services.

EmployRI - EmployRI is a free online job service database available from any computer with internet access. It contains links to thousands of job opportunities and enables users to post résumés and apply to jobs as well as research careers and find training. Click here to learn how to register.

  Workforce Partnership of Greater Rhode Island
Center General Complex, Building 72-1
1511 Pontiac Avenue, Cranston, RI 02920

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Tel: (401) 462-8730
TTY via RI Relay: 711
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