Glossary

All A B C D E F G H I J L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Acronyms

  • Job Placement Services
    Services that specifically assist participants find jobs that may involve activities such as job search assistance, training, or job development.
  • Job Retention
    The ability to keep a job for a certain period of time, usually 90 or 180 days or more, which shows that a worker has the skills to fit into the workplace and succeed in a job.
  • Job Training and Economic Development

    The Job Training and Economic Development Grant program assists low-wage/low-skill workers to advance in their careers and helps unemployed or disadvantaged people learn skills necessary to secure employment.

  • Job Training Partnership Act
    Job Training Partnership Act (preceeded the Workforce Investment Act)
  • JTED

    The Job Training and Economic Development Grant program assists low-wage/low-skill workers to advance in their careers and helps unemployed or disadvantaged people learn skills necessary to secure employment.

  • JTPA
    Job Training Partnership Act (preceeded the Workforce Investment Act)