California WIOA Unified Strategic Workforce Development Plan with 2018 Modifications (State Plan Final)
2018 State Plan Final Appendices

Local Workforce Development Board Regional Plans 2017- 2020
View regional plans and their associated partners.


Local Board Executive Summaries and Strategic Plans PY2017-2020
Local workforce system details, including links to local strategic plans and America's Job Centers of California. Provides further information about the role of local workforce development boards.

Archive of 2018 State Plan Modification Documents

California WIOA Unified Strategic Workforce Development Plan 2016-2020  (Original Plan Prior to 2018 Modifications)
Provides WIOA-mandated guidance for workforce development throughout the state.

Regional and Local Plan Modifications PY18-19



CWDB Resources

California Workforce Development Board Policy Briefs
Policy briefs intended to provide Local Boards and their local and regional planning partners with useful information on best practices and model partnerships they should consider as they work to realize the policy objectives of the WIOA State Plan.

25% Additional Assistance Grants
To view grants approved to provide services to dislocated workers resulting from large layoff events, please visit this link.

State Workforce Development Board Bylaws 2016

Additional Resources

Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act Implementation Resources
Find information and access to current state, federal and national resources regarding the implementation of WIOA in California.

EDD WIOA Statewide Policy and Guidance Resources
When the State Board recommends to the Governor or acts through its own authority to establish policies and provide information and guidance to the state workforce development system, these actions are also published by the Employment Development Department in the form of Directives and Information Notices.


Links to federal and state workforce legislation impacting the work of the California Workforce Development Board.

Federal Legislation and Guidance
WIOA 2015 Comments US Department of Labor NPRM RIN 1205-AB73
WIOA 2015 Comments Departments of Education and Labor Combined NPRM RIN 1205-AB74
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act
United States Department of Labor Employment and Training Agency Advisories and Memorandums

State Legislation

Budget Act of 2017, Education Trailer Bill (SB 85, Chapter 23, Statutes of 2017)
Budget Act of 2017, State Government Trailer Bill (SB 106, Chapter 96, Statutes of 2017)
California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006: market-based compliance mechanisms: fire prevention fees: sales and use tax manufacturing exemption (AB 398, Chapter 135, Statutes of 2017)
California Workforce Development Board, Workforce Metrics Dashboard (AB 1336, Chapter 211, Statutes of 2017)
Employment: gender identity, gender expression, and sexual orientation  (SB 396, Chapter 858, Statutes of 2017)
Higher education regional workforce coordination (AB 957, Chapter 661, Statutes of 2017)
Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission: wage information data access (AB 462, Chapter 403, Statutes of 2017)
Private postsecondary education: community-based organizations (AB 868, Chapter 260, Statutes of 2017)
Removing Barriers to Employment Act: Breaking Barriers to Employment Initiative (AB 1111, Chapter 824, Statutes of 2017)
Transportation funding; preapprenticeship funding (SB 1, Chapter 5, Statutes of 2017)
Workforce investment boards: funding (AB 1149, Chapter 324, Statues of 2017)

Alternative and Renewable Fuel and Vehicle Technology Program (AB 1697, Chapter 446, Statutes of 2016)
Apprenticeship programs: building and construction trades (AB 2288, Chapter 692, Statutes of 2016)
Budget Act of 2016, Education Trailer Bill (AB 1602, Chapter 24, Statutes of 2016)
Budget Act of 2016, State Government Trailer Bill (SB 836, Chapter 31, Statutes of 2016)
Career technical education (SB 66, Chapter 770, Statutes of 2016)
Supervised Population Workforce Training Grant Program (AB 2061, Chapter 100, Statutes of 2016)
Workforce development: allied health professions (AB 2105, Chapter 410, Statutes of 2016)

WIOA California Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (AB1270, Statutes of 2015)

Supervised Population Workforce Training Grant (AB 2060, Statues of 2014)

Education and Workforce Investment Systems (SB118, Statues of 2013)

Apprenticeship Training and Coordination (AB554, Statues of 2011)
Workforce Development: High Performing Boards (SB698, Statues of 2011)
State and Local Investment Boards: Funding (SB 734, Statues of 2011)
Governor's Office of Business and Economic Development (AB 29, Statues of 2011)

California Green Collar Jobs Act of 2008 (AB 3018, Statues of 2008)
California Workforce Training Act (SB 293, Statues of 2006)
Investing in the California Workforce