ERIC Number: ED259114
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1985-May
Reference Count: N/A
The Job Training Partnership Act: Employment and Training Programs that Work.
National Alliance of Business, Inc., Washington, DC.
This booklet contains examples of a number of different ways in which companies can support or utilize the new job training system created by the Job Training Partnership Act (JTPA) of 1982. Described first are Hewlett-Packard's efforts to provide strong corporate leadership on behalf of the job training partnership. The second section includes descriptions of 11 programs that used JTPA funds to train disadvantaged or dislocated workers. Each program description contains some or all of the following: the category of the program, a summary outlining the programs objectives and major services, a statement of the program's results, a brief description of other activities undertaken by the given company in the area of job training or retraining, and the name and address of a program contact person. (MN)
Descriptors: Business Responsibility, Cooperative Planning, Cooperative Programs, Disadvantaged, Dislocated Workers, Employment Programs, Employment Services, Financial Support, Job Placement, Job Training, Leadership, Postsecondary Education, Program Descriptions, Program Effectiveness, Retraining, School Business Relationship, Training Methods, Training Objectives
National Alliance of Business, 1015 15th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20005 ($1.00).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Community
Authoring Institution: National Alliance of Business, Inc., Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Job Training Partnership Act 1982