WIA/TRA


Alabama Workforce Investment Act (WIA)

Workforce Investment Act (WIA) is a program to train/retrain dislocated workers and low income students who lack marketable skills. Interested students can contact the Alabama Career Center located on the Wallace State Campus. Orientation to these services is conducted on a monthly basis and students may contact the Career Center to obtain the orientation schedule at (256) 352-5538.

Trade Readjustment Act (TRA/TAA)
The Trade Readjustment Act (TRA/TAA) provides assistance for training/retraining for students who are lacking in marketable skills. This assistance provides money for tuition, books, supplies, and in most cases a weekly allowance while in training. (TRA/TAA) is for those individuals who lost their job due to foreign trade. Students who may be eligible for this assistance can contact the Alabama Career Center located on the Wallace State Campus at (256) 352-5538.


Contact:
Financial Aid Office
Wallace State Community College
Phone: 256 352-8182 or 256 352-8137
Fax: 256 352-8122

FinancialAid@WallaceState.edu