Frontline Focus

The Frontline Focus Training Institute delivers trainings and resources to help frontline workforce professionals build their capacity to better meet the employment needs of disadvantaged job seekers, low-income workers and employers. For more information on connecting with frontline professionals, please visit the Frontline Workforce Association page.

Through the delivery of our core curriculum, we aim to:

  • Develop and enhance the skills, key competencies and knowledge of frontline workforce providers in order to increase job effectiveness
  • Decrease burnout and stimulate career growth within the workforce development field
  • Create an environment that fosters collaboration and networking among job developers
  • Establish “job development” as a professional field of work

Attend our next session. Learn new techniques. Meet other mission-minded professionals. Get recharged.

Upcoming Courses

Course NameDate 
Job Developer OrientationJanuary 27, 2016
Conducting Quality Intake AssessmentsFebruary 4, 2016
Employ Lit: Helping Clients with Low LiteracyFebruary 19, 2016
Beyond the Basics: Job Development in PracticeFebruary 24, 2016
Making Metrics MatterMarch 2, 2016
Pitch ClinicMarch 10, 2016
From Records to Re-Entry: Working with Ex-OffendersMarch 17 & 18, 2016
Motivational InterviewingMarch 30, 2016
Intro to the Workforce Development SystemApril 1, 2016
Reducing Turnover: Becoming a Retention AgentApril 6, 2016
Driving Organizational Effectiveness: Benchmarks for SuccessApril 14, 2016
Documentation of Case NotesApril 20, 2016
Employment Law and Workplace RightsApril 28 & 29, 2016
Cultural Competency 101: Building Your Personal AwarenessMay 12, 2016
Delivering Trauma-Informed CareMay 6, 2016
Operating Adaptive OrganizationsMay 18, 2016
Job Readiness Training (JRT) BasicsMay 19, 2016
Learning to LeadTBD
Intro to the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA)TBD
Becoming an Industry InsiderTBD
Performance ManagementTBD
Designing and Conducting Transformational Job Readiness TrainingsTBD