To be eligible to receive WIOA services as a dislocated worker programs, an individual must:
• be 18 years of age or older;
• be a citizen or noncitizen authorized to work in the United States;
• meet Military Selective Service registration requirements (males only); and
• meet the definition of dislocated worker at WIOA §680.130.
An Individual who is 16-24 years of age and meets the eligibility
You may qualify if you meet all of the following criteria:
1) You are between the ages of 16-24.
2) You are a U.S. Citizen.
3) Registered with Selective Service (males 18+).
4) You are Low-Income.
5) You meet the definition of Out of School Youth at WIOA §681.210 and you meet one or more of these barriers:
• School dropout
• Foster child
• Pregnant or parenting
• Offender or
• A low income individual who requires additional assistance to complete an educational program, or to secure and hold employment.
Frequently Asked Questions
What kind of training is available? WIOA provides funding for training in occupational skills which may occur on the job or in the
classroom. For a complete list of the occupations for which training is available, please go
to Delaware County’s High Priority Occupations. The classroom training must be with an approved provider.