Colorado Workforce Development Council

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Welcome to the new CWDC website! Learn more about the site.

The vision of the Colorado Workforce Development Council is that every Colorado employer has access to a skilled workforce and every Coloradan has the opportunity for meaningful employment, resulting in individual and statewide economic prosperity.

The CWDC’s mission is to enhance and sustain a skills-based talent development network that meets the needs of employers, workers, job seekers, and learners for today and tomorrow.

The CWDC's values are equity, agility, and integration. Learn more




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June 29, 2020
The CWDC added career pathways in the behavioral health industry to My Colorado Journey in June. The behavioral health pathways include opportunities in counseling, therapy, social work, psychology, psychiatry, and psychiatric nursing.
June 18, 2020
The CWDC is excited to announce the launch of the new Talent Development Playbook to help businesses hire, train, and keep talented employees.
June 15, 2020
Earlier this month the Colorado State Youth Council (SYC) awarded six organizations with Tech Bridge grants to increase access to technology for Colorado youth.

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The CWDC Office supports and oversees multiple boards and commissions. Learn more about the Council, BEL Commission, State Youth Council, and State Rehabilitation Council below.

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TalentFOUND comprises the systems, partners, programs, and initiatives offering services to ensure that students, job seekers, and workers have access to meaningful careers, and employers have access to skilled talent. Learn more.