Workforce Development

Workforce Development Division
Provides training assistance programs for employers and is part of the Hawaii State Department of Labor & Industrial Relations (DLIR).
Oahu WorkLinks
Serve as Oahu’s one-stop centers providing federally funded services for employers and jobseekers, and overseen by the Oahu Workforce Investment Board.
Work Wise Kauai
Serves to connect Kauai’s people, businesses and resources.
County of Maui – Workforce Development
Serves to augment public and private initiatives to help residents obtain needed skills through a variety of workforce training and partnership efforts.
UH-Community Colleges – Workforce Development
University of Hawaii Community Colleges provide customized training in the following areas:

  • Business
  • Energy and Environment
  • Health
  • Information Technology
  • Safety and Security
  • Management and Leadership
  • Transportation

To find out how your business can benefit from customized training, call any one of the seven community colleges to help develop your workforce and achieve your goals, or call its Workforce Development Office at (808) 956-5145.