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Training Programs

OEWD’s training programs serve San Francisco residents who are unemployed or underemployed, and/or have been dislocated from their jobs, and/or meet the priority populations as defined by the WISF. These training programs provide job preparation, vocational training, and other services in order to develop a pipeline of skilled and prepared workers for industries facing staffing shortages and/or have been identified as having short-or-long-term job growth.




TechSF will offer training in high-growth IT occupations that are currently in demand, including networking, tech support, programming, development, and multimedia, in order to prepare San Francisco’s residents for entry into dynamic careers in the IT industry. Click on the link above or download a TechSF Flyer for more information.

HealthCare Academy

The HealthCare Academy provides vocational skills training, internships, externships, job placement assistance, and career advancement to training participants and other individuals working in the health care field.


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
     - Construction Administration Training Program (CATP)
OEWD has teamed up with local hospitality industry employers, unions and workforce education, training and service providers to coordinate the Hospitality Initiative.  The Hospitality Initiative offers a broad range of services to job seekers that are responsive to the workforce development needs of this industry.   

OEWD Sector Strategy 

OEWD’s Sector Strategy is designed to improve the responsiveness of the workforce system to meet the demands of sustainable and growing industries by providing employers with skilled workers and expanding employment opportunity for San Francisco residents.