Idaho’s workforce development efforts and educating and connecting Idahoans to
nontraditional career options will be the focus of the next Governor’s
Workforce Development Task Force meeting Friday, May 19, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
meeting will be held in the East Side Conference Room located on the first
floor of the J.R. Williams Building, 700 W. State St. in Boise.
agenda topics include a comparison of state funding formulas, sustaining
apprenticeships and the Idaho Business for Education's report on career and
the presentations, the task force will hold open discussions and begin writing
recommendations based on best practices.
complete agenda can be found online at: http://labor.idaho.gov/publications/workforce-taskforce-agenda-May19.pdf.
Idaho Gov. C. L. “Butch” Otter established the
Workforce Development Task Force in January 2017 to find solutions for funding
and delivering a skilled workforce for Idaho. Task force members represent
employers in health care, aerospace, food processing, natural resources,
advanced manufacturing, energy and construction. Members also include
legislators and educators.