The workforce development system in Iowa is multifaceted and includes public and private training providers that work with individuals of all ages and abilities. Programs prepare individuals to enter or re-enter the workforce and place them into jobs.

Several programs and tax credits are available through Iowa Workforce Development.

Adult and Dislocated Workers

Registered Apprenticeship

​​Employment and Disability

Ticket to Work

Ex-Offender Initiative

Federal Bond Program

Home Base Iowa

Migrant and Seasonal Farm Worker


Services for Youth and Young Adults

Skilled Iowa

Ticket to Work

Trade Act Assistance

Veterans Employment Services

Work Opportunity Tax Credit