WIOA

East Central Georgia Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act provides exceptional career services and resource information to individuals who are in need of Career Planning, Career Development, and Career Placement. This program assists students with tuition, books, uniforms and transportation.

“To encourage and build a world-class workforce in the East Central GA area.”

WIOA Orientation is held every 2nd Tuesday at 10:00 AM in Room 436 at North Campus.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age 18 & Over
  • GPA 2.5 or HIGHER
  • Low-Income Recipient
  • Laid off or Unemployed
  • Full-time student
  • In Demand Program
  • Reside in one of the 9 counties served
  • Registered with the Selective Service (Men Only)

Services Offered

  • Workshops – given to raise awareness on certain issues
  • Resume Writing/Preparation – includes cover letter, resume, and references
  • Supportive Services – assist with transportation & childcare to qualified applicants
  • Job Search Assistance– internet job search, provide job availability information
  • Occupational Skills Training – assist with training needs while in school
  • One-on-one Career Advisement – assist with career planning, development, & placement
  • Helpful Resources– information given based on individuals needs and requests.
  • WorkKeys Assessment – measures work skills for a variety of occupations.
  • KeyTrain Assessment – a self paced pre-post assessment used to improve basic skills measured by WorkKeys.

WIOA Locations & Contact Information

WIOA Area
& Counties Served
Full Service
One-Stop Workforce Centers
Additional
Service Locations
East Central GA (Area 13)
Columbia, Glascock, Hancock, Lincoln, McDuffie, Taliaferro, Warren, Washington, Wilkes East Central Georgia
Workforce Center
674 Washington Rd., N.E.
Thomson, GA 30824
(706) 595-8941
(800) 251-3882 Toll Free
OFTC – North Campus
1189 Deepstep Rd.
Sandersville, GA 31082
(478) 553-2444
Fax (888) 467-1982
Patricia Cooper
Mon-Thur 8am-5pm
Friday 8am-1pm
Middle GA (Area 11)
Baldwin, Crawford, Houston, Jones, Monroe, Peach, Pulaski, Putnam, Twiggs, Wilkinson Houston County Career Center
96 Cohen Walker Dr.
Warner Robins, GA 31088
(478) 988-7130Middle GA Consortium, Inc.
124 Osigian Blvd, Ste A
P.O. Box 8539
Warner Robins, GA 31088
(478) 953-4771
(800) 537-1933 Toll FreeDarrell Stillings
Milledgeville Career Ctr.
156 Roberson Mill Rd.
Milledgeville, GA 31061
(478) 445-5465
Sharla Basely – Monday Only
CGTC
3300 Macon Tech Dr.
Macon, GA 31204
(478) 757-3400
WIOA: (478) 757-6621
Heart of GA Altamaha (Area 16)
Appling, Bleckley, Candler, Dodge, Emanuel, Evans, Jeff Davis, Johnson, Laurens, Montgomery, Tattnall, Telfair, Toombs, Treutlen, Wayne, Wheeler, Wilcox OFTC – South Campus
560 Pinehill Road
Dublin, GA 31021
Stewart Building
Student Affairs Department
Office # 113-E
(478) 274-7842

  • Crystal Pittman is at OFTC Dublin Campus on 2nd and 3rd Tuesdays from 9am-3pm.
  • Larry King is at OFTC Dublin Campus on Thursdays 9am-1pm.

Dublin Career Center
910 N. Jefferson St.
Dublin, GA 31021
(478) 275-6532
Larry King

OFTC – Telfair Center
140 North Third Ave.
Helena, GA 31037
(229) 868-3395Harley Fulford Library
2456 West Elm Street
Wrightsville, GA 31096
(478) 864-3940
Whitney Benton
M-Th, 9:30AM-5:00PMJob Training Unlimited
109 Beech Street
Cochran, GA 31014
(478) 934-2840Heart of Ga RESA
1141 Cochran Hwy.
Eastman, GA 31023
(478) 374-2240

  • Tracy Jones
    Ext. 113
  • Heather Hendrix
    Ext. 130
  • Crystal Pittman
    Ext. 115
Richmond-Burke (Area 12)
Burke, Jefferson, Jenkins Richmond Augusta Career Center
601 Greene Street
Augusta, GA 30901
(706) 721-3131
South Augusta One Stop
at Augusta Tech
3140 Augusta Tech Drive
Augusta, GA 30906
(706) 771-5716
South Augusta One Stop at Burke County
216 Highway 24 S
Room 113
Waynesboro, GA 30830
(706) 437-6966Job Training Unlimited, Inc.
301 US Highway 1 Bypass North
Louisville, GA 30434
(478) 625-3965