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Truck Country Uses Registered Apprenticeship to Build Talent Pipeline

Registered Apprenticeships allow for businesses to develop a pipeline of talented workers. See how Truck Country developed a program where they train their own employees to become top technicians!

Assisted Living Center Workers get CNA Certified with Help of Future Ready Iowa Grant

Lakeside Village is a Senior Community Center in Panora, Iowa. With the help of the Coronavirus Relief Fund Employer Innovation Grant, the staff was able to receive certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant at a local CNA training center. Now they're able to better care for their senior citizens during the COVID-19 pandemic. Learn more at

Registered Apprenticeship Highlight Reel 2020

Hear from Iowans involved in Registered Apprenticeship programs across the state as we celebrate National Apprenticeship Week 2020. Find out why a Registered Apprenticeship might be the right decision for you or your company.

Home Base Iowa CHAMPS Program Helping Veterans in Education

When Veterans return from service, one of the first resources they seek is higher education. That's why we started the Home Base Iowa Certified Higher Academic Military Partners (CHAMPS) program. Our Veterans served for us, and now is the time for our colleges and universities to serve them. Check out how our CHAMPS schools are making Iowa a great place for Veterans to continue their education after serving our country! Head to to learn more.

Why Should Your Community Join Home Base Iowa?

There are over 100 Home Base Iowa Communities in the state. Their mission? Help veterans find careers as they return to civilian life. Why should your community become the next to join the fight to make Iowa the leading state for veterans?

Future Ready Iowa Virtual Mentorship Program

As learning moves to virtual classrooms amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic, one Future Ready Iowa Program is uniquely equipped to help students navigate their courses and future careers. The FRI Virtual Mentoring program connects Last-Dollar Scholarship students with mentors in their chosen fields.

Webinar - Employer Recovery and Return


This webinar covers topics for employers as they begin to reopen their businesses after COVID-19. 

Workforce update from Governor Kim Reynolds on April 24, 2020


Governor Reynolds addresses situations when workers laid off due to COVID-19 are called back to their place of employment but refuse to return. Refusing to return to work may disqualify claimants from future unemployment insurance benefits.  (Video courtesy of Iowa PBS)

Working from home. Working for you.

Although we may not be in our normal offices, we're always going to be committed to serving Iowans.

Unemployment Insurance for Self-Employed - April 16, 2020


The webinar will feature unemployment insurance information for self-employed individuals impacted by COVID-19 closures.

Questions and Answers from Webinar (April 16, 2020)