Number of colleges participating: 8Lead: Dr. Marcia Wilson, wilsonMR@lattc.edu, LA Trade-Tech College
Participating Colleges: Citrus College ($65,000) , Compton College ($65,000) , El Camino College ($65,000) , Glendale College ($65,000) , Los Angeles Trade Technical College ($374,260) , Pasadena College ($67,700) , Santa Monica College ($59,040) , West Los Angeles College ($65,000)
Sectors: Energy, Construction & Utilities; Clean Energy (Prop 39 related)
Brief Narrative: In order to best meet the needs of the Energy, Construction and Utilities sector, community colleges, industry and economic development partners in LA need to work together to develop a regional workforce plan. The project is Year One of a multi-year plan that will address the needs of the regional economy in this sector. The plan includes industry engagement, regional advisories, curriculum enrichment/enhancement, updated equipment, professional development, career awareness and pathway development, and new and incumbent worker training.