Workforce Professionals Training Institute (WPTI)

Workforce Professionals Training Institute (WPTI) is a non-profit training and technical assistance organization devoted exclusively to workforce development. WPTI’s mission is to strengthen the workforce development field, therefore providing a greater opportunity for unemployed, under-employed, and never-employed people to access high quality training programs and services.  They provide professional development to workforce development staff and organizations in order to improve capacity and strengthen performance. Their experiential learning-based training programs balance practical training with research, policy discussion and academic inquiry.

Services: Training, consulting, customized technical assistance, and curriculum development

Sample Training Topics:

  • Leading a High Performing Program Team
  • Becoming Outcomes Driven: Strategies to Improve Program Performance
  • Employer Engagement: Selling Your Program to Employers

Content areas: Workforce Development, Career Development


Sharon Sewell, Executive Director

Workforce Professionals Training Institute

11 Park Pl,
New York, NY 10007

DYCD Capacity Building Unit Contacts:

Rhodesia Humphrey, Deputy Director, Capacity Building