Kauai Community College-OCET partners with various agencies on Kauai to provide non-credit students resources that might provide tuition assistance.
American’s Job Center
Workforce Development Division, Kauai
4444 Rice Street, Suite 302
Lihue, HI 96766 (County Building across from DMV)
WORKFORCE INNOVATIVE OPPORTUNITY ACT (WIOA)
Designed for job seekers. WIOA is a Department of Labor, Workforce Development Division at the America’s Job Center. The program provides employment and training services to people who are unemployed.
EMPLOYMENT & TRAINING FUND (ETF)
Designed for employees. ETF is a Department of Labor program designed for businesses that need to enhance the skills of their employees.
Employers are eligible to receive up to 50% (maximum $800 tuition cap) of tuition costs provided by approved vendors. To apply, submit an Eligibility Form to the Department of Labor, WDD office. They will send the registration information to Kauai Community College OCET. It takes at least 15 business days for WDD to process requests.
For additional resources:
Phone: (808) 482-3200
4334 Rice St #205, Lihue, HI 96766
Phone: (808) 535-6700
2970 Kele Street #116, LĪhu‘e, Hawai‘i 96766
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Angeline “Angie” Kaleiohi
3060 Eiwa Street, #304
Lihue, Hawaii 96766-1877