Steps to WIOA Funding for Training

1. Register

Register at the front desk of the Henderson County or the Transylvania County NCWorks Center at Blue Ridge Community College.

2. Enroll, complete placement tests

Be enrolled into ACT Workkeys Curriculum training and complete three placement tests in the NCWorks Center Employability Lab:

  • Applied Math
  • Locating Information
  • Reading for Information

3. Complete and print

Complete and print the CFNC.org assessment webpage.

4. Meet

Meet with the NCWorks Career Center Counselor and bring along CFNC.org printout.

Call (828) 694-1755 or (828) 883-2550.

5. Complete placement tests

Curriculum students: Complete placement tests

Non-curriculum / continuing education students: complete ACT Workkeys Curriculum training placement tests

6. Meet, sign up

Meet with the Program Coordinator for your desired program and ask questions about the program and jobs in that field.
Make sure that you’ve signed up for Blue Ridge Community College Placement Test in order to develop class schedule.

7. Apply for college

Curriculum students must complete the application for the college & obtain any required transcripts or documents.

N/A for short term training.

8. Apply for FAFSA

Curriculum students must complete Free Application for Financial Student Aid (FAFSA.org).

N/A for short term training.

9. Collect documents

Collect all required documentation to determine eligibility, along with CFNC.org assessment printout and ACT Workkeys Curriculum placement scores.
Curriculum students must also submit their class schedule for upcoming semester.

10. Submit

Submit at the NCWorks Career Center front desk:

  • completed WIOA pre-application
  • gathered documentation

12. Make appointment

Make an appointment at NC Works Career Center with a W.I.O.A. Counselor

For long term training contact Evan Smith (828) 694-1769 or je_smith@blueridge.edu.

For short term training at the Transylvania County NCWorks Center, call (828) 883-2550.

13. If approved

If approved for funding, be entered into the W.I.O.A. database and sign releases/paperwork.

14. Receive voucher

Be issued a voucher to pay the cashier and bookstore.

15. Start classes!

 

For information regarding Financial Aid contact:
Jason Chappell
Director
(828) 694-1753
jasonc@blueridge.edu

 

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Contact Us

Henderson County NCWorks Career Center
130 Eagles Reach Drive
Flat Rock, NC 28731
Sink Building
(828) 694-1755
View Henderson County NCWorks Career Center Office Hours

Transylvania County NCWorks Career Center
45 Oak Park Drive
Brevard, NC 28712
Straus Building, Room 141
(828) 883-2550
View Transylvania County NCWorks Career Center Office Hours