Digital Skills

Tools to help you tackle technology at your own pace and gain the confidence you need to succeed.

GCF Global

An extensive library to help you learn the essential skills you need to live and work in the 21st century.

Gener8tor Upskilling

A virtual, rapid reskilling program for people looking for jobs in high-demand roles in their communities or working remotely.

Interface Project

From how to use a mouse to how to use the internet. Use this resource to learn basic computer skills.

Microsoft Office Training Center

Get up to speed with Microsoft 365 quickly with these guides and video tutorials from Microsoft Support.

Northstar Digital Literacy

Online educational materials to enable you to master the digital skills needed to work, learn, and participate fully in daily life.

Statewide Services & Programs

Job Center of WI Online

Job search platform connecting job seekers and employers. Offering resources, job listings, training, and career development support.

Find a Job Center

Click on your county on an interactive map of Wisconsin to learn what services are available near you.

WI Workforce Development boards

DWD works with 11 regional Workforce Development Boards to deliver services, support customized training and build community partnerships.

WIOA Worker Programs

Providing career awareness and employment information services to low-income youth with the goal to increase their earnings and future employability.

Wisconsin Senior Employment Program (WISE)

An employment training program for low-income, unemployed individuals aged 55 years and older.

Job Loss Resources

Resources for Employees

Job loss is one of the most challenging times in people’s lives. The DWD and the public workforce system have collated important information and tools.

Unemployment Insurance

Learn how to apply for unemployment benefits, file a weekly claim, understand requirements, and more.

Apply for Unemployment Benefits

Apply for unemployment benefits so you can begin filing a weekly claim.

Reentry Resources

WI Department of Corrections Reentry Programs

Offers assistance for former inmates through employment assistance, education, housing, and community resources.

Windows to Work

An offender reentry program that focuses on working with inmates located at the Wood County Jail to assist offenders in making their transition back into the community successful.

Veteran Employment Services

Job Center of WI

Aims to enable opportunities for Wisconsin veterans through targeted business engagement and service and commitment to the veteran community.

Resources for Veterans

PDF of useful online resources specifically tailored to veterans aiming to get back in the workforce.

Veterans Education & Training

Helps veterans with college tuition, finding the right school or training program, and career counseling.

Veterans Outreach & Recovery Program

Connects veterans to community services and provides case management and support, with a special focus on treatment and recovery.

Veterans Employment and Training Service

Resources to enable all veterans, service members, and military spouses to reach their full potential in the workplace.

Disabled Worker Resources

WI Department of Vocational Rehabilitation

DVR helps people with disabilities find a job, keep a job, or get a better job.

DVR Referral application

Apply for DVR services to help you reach your job goal. They encourage you to match your job goal and your disability needs.

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