WIOA Design Reference: Work-based Learning Overview

This fact sheet from the U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration provides an overview of the different types of work-based learning opportunities available with the Adult and Dislocated Worker programs under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). Information provided includes general descriptions of each type of work-based learning, including: 

  • Registered apprenticeships
  • Pre-apprenticeships
  • Work experiences and internships
  • Transitional jobs
  • On-the-job training
  • Customized training 
  • Inclumbent worker training

The fact sheet also profiles the target population under each type of work-based learning to illustrate how each is implemented. 

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Published: 
June 2017