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
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
Becoming an Industry InsiderSeptember 19 & 26, 2017
Leading with PurposeSeptember 28, 2017
Career Foundations Teacher TrainingOctober 4 & 6, 2017
Implementing Workforce Best PracticesOctober 12, 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
Adaptive Advantage: Practices for Improving Your OrganizationNovember 29, 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