Reboot NW is a $8.5M four-year grant that will train 850 long-term unemployed residents and 150 career-seeking veterans for jobs in the manufacturing and IT sectors. The grant will fund occupational skills training while fast-tracking participants through industry credentialing and certification programs, giving them the in-demand skills needed by area employers. Program participants can receive paid work experiences, career coaching, job placement assistance, and on-the job taining to help Reboot their careers.
Reboot is funded through October, 2018. Clackamas Workforce Partnership and Workforce Southwest Washington are partners on the grant.
|Performance Indicators||Program Goals||Progress to Date|
|Long-term unemployed participants||850||799|
|Total participants enrolled in training||800||605|
|Total participants completing training||700||483|
|Total participants obtaining employment||760||454|
|Average wage at placement||$20.13||$25.05|
All program goals are on track!
Demographics of Participants:
|American Indian or Alaska Native||37|
|Black or African American||69|
|Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander||3|
|More than one race||45|