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 OrientationJuly 13, 2017
Implementing Workforce Best PracticesJuly 19, 2017
Workers’ Rights for Your Job SeekersJuly 20 & 27, 2017
From Records to Re-EntryAugust 16 & 17, 2017
Beyond the Basics: Job Development in PracticeAugust 23, 2017
Adaptive Advantage: Practices for Improving Your OrganizationAugust 29, 2017
Becoming an Industry InsiderSeptember 19 & 26, 2017
Leading with PurposeSeptember 28, 2017
Career Foundations Teacher TrainingOctober 4 & 6, 2017
Conducting Quality Intake AssessmentsOctober 19, 2017
Reducing Turnover: Becoming a Retention AgentOctober 25, 2017
Performance ManagementNovember 2, 2017
Motivational InterviewingNovember 10, 2017
Cultural Competency 101November 14, 2017
Intro to the Workforce Development System (webinar)December 5, 2017
Making Metrics MatterJanuary 24, 2018
Asset-Based CoachingFebruary 7, 2018
Job Readiness Training (JRT) BasicsFebruary 28, 2018
Documentation of Case NotesMarch 23, 2018
Group Facilitation: Key Techniques for Effective PracticeMarch 28, 2018
Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) 101April 4, 2018
Pitch ClinicApril 12, 2018
Supporting Clients who are Beginning or Intermediate ReadersApril 18, 2018
Delivering Trauma-Informed CareMay 18, 2018