About Us

The strategy of the Workforce Development Division of the Office of Economic and Workforce Development is designed to improve the responsiveness of the workforce system to meet the demands of sustainable and growing industries, providing employers with skilled workers and expanding employment opportunities for San Francisco residents.

Business Services

Are you struggling to find quality workers for your business? Are you seeking resources to help your business grow and prosper?  We are here to help you.  OEWD offers San Francisco employers the services and assistance they need regardless of where they are in the business cycle.

Access Points

Whether you are looking for your first job, facing a career transition, seeking new skills or coming back into the workforce the Access Points are here to assist you. The Access Points are designed to provide a comprehensive approach to career planning and job search services in order to better assist you with finding employment as quickly as possible.

CityBuild Academy

CityBuild Academy prepares San Franciscans for career opportunities in the construction industry.  through two distinct training programs, CityBuild Academy Pre-apprenticeship Training Program and Construction Administration Training Program (CATP).

Youth Services

OEWD is committed to providing young people with a comprehensive and coordinated system of care, which provides a continuum of quality services to ensure that all youth are equipped with the skills, knowledge and abilities to prepare them for successful employment, academic and life choices by age 25.

HealthCare Academy

The Health Care Academy offers training in allied health, care giving, health technician and administrative/technical positions in order to prepare San Francisco’s residents for entry into dynamic careers in the Health Care Industry.


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  • About Us

  • Business Services

  • Access Points

  • CityBuild Academy

  • Youth Services

  • HealthCare Academy