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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July 22, 2021
Former CWDC apprentice and operations analyst Ethan Bui shares his thoughts about his time as an apprentice with the CWDC.
July 12, 2021
The CWDC, in partnership with the Colorado Community College System, added career pathways in the energy industry to My Colorado Journey in June and refreshed the existing career pathways in IT and cybersecurity.
July 1, 2021
The CWDC and partners from across the TalentFOUND network collaborated to produce a new resource, Braiding and Blending: An Overview of Innovative Practices and Approaches to Funding, which provides an introduction to braiding and blending funding to support workforce development efforts in Colorado.

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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.