The Hampton Roads Workforce Development Board is responsible for developing workforce policy and administering workforce development initiatives in Virginia’s Workforce Investment Area 16, which includes these localities: Chesapeake, Franklin, Isle of Wight Norfolk, Portsmouth, Southampton, Suffolk and Virginia Beach. The Board conducts its operations through the “Opportunity Inc.” organization.
Opportunity Inc. oversees federally funded workforce development programs, which assist businesses in accessing qualified workers and jobseekers in finding suitable job openings and bolstering their earning power through training.
Opportunity Inc. of Hampton Roads (OppInc), a local governmental authority funded primarily under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA), has issued:
- RFP #OSY-PY’18-1 (Occupational Skills Training Services for Out of School Youth)
- ITA PROGRAM APPLICATION ( Individual Training Account)