Employment & Training

Pennsylvania Career and Technology Education

The Education Resource Center is located at Penn State Greater Allegheny, near Pittsburgh.  The primary goal of the Center is to provide technical support services to the field of career and technical education.  The Center works with the staff of the Pennsylvania Department of Education’s Bureau of Career and Technical Education to achieve the goals of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Improvement Act and other initiatives.

Phone: (724) 675-9065
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Pennsylvania Career Link

PA CareerLink is ready to help make your job search easier and more rewarding. PA CareerLink is a one-stop shop that connects employers and job seekers in the most efficient manner possible.  At the sites in Downtown Pittsburgh and Forest Hills, highly-trained staff offers visitors a wide range of materials, workshops, consultation services, and on-line access to a comprehensive database of job opportunities and employment information.

Downtown Pittsburgh Career Link: (412) 552-7100

Allegheny East Career Link: (412) 436-2225

Braddock Employment & Training Center: (412) 273-6450

Alle-Kiski Career Link: (724) 334-8600

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Community College of Allegheny County Workforce Development

CCAC’s Workforce Development provides training in the region’s changing and emerging industries. Programs are designed around the skills and knowledge that students need for employment and employers need for their workers to have to remain competitive.

Phone: (412) 788-7507
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Workforce and Economic Development Network of Pennsylvania

Through the Workforce and Economic Development Network of Pennsylvania (WEDnetPA), the Commonwealth and its statewide network of Wednet partners is making training funds and other resources available to businesses to develop highly trained workforce. From essential skills to advanced technical training, WEDnetPA helps ensure that workers have the skills they need to compete in the global market.

Phone: (877) 933-6387
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Three Rivers Workforce Investment Board

As the leader of Pittsburgh/Allegheny County’s public workforce system, Three Rivers Workforce Investment Board (3RWIB) works to ensure that the current and future needs of businesses and job seekers are met.  With tens of thousands of jobs available in the Pittsburgh region, 3RWIB bridges the gap between people looking for work and companies in need of talent.

Phone: (412) 552-7090
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Westmoreland-Fayette Workforce Investment Board

The Westmoreland-Fayette Workforce Investment Board has defined its mission to be to lead the workforce development activities in the area’s communities in order to help individuals attain the skills necessary for viable employment and to help employers become competitive in the global economy.

Phone: (724) 755-2145
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