TYSONS CORNER, Va., Jan. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Management Concepts Inc., the nation's premier provider of professional development, performance improvement, and human capital solutions for the public sector, today announced it has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Department of Labor Veterans' Employment and Training Service (VETS) to provide training and training support services for the National Veterans' Training Institute (NVTI).
The U.S. Department of Labor is committed to the Nation's responsibility to meet the employment, training, and job security needs of Americans who have served in uniform, those transitioning from military service, and their spouses. VETS mission is to prepare transitioning service members and military spouses for civilian employment; provide employment and training services to eligible veterans, transitioning service members, and their spouses; protect service members and veterans by ensuring employers respect their rights to employment and reemployment and ensuring that federal employers appropriately give preferential hiring to veterans; and promote employment opportunities for veterans. NVTI was established in 1986 to further develop and enhance the professional skills of VETS-funded service providers throughout the United States. Since then, 70,000+ individuals have attended NVTI training.
Under the NVTI program, Management Concepts will be responsible for providing professional training (classroom, virtual, and online) and administrative support for new and seasoned State Workforce Agency (SWA) workforce development professionals and their supervisors, Federal employees representing the Department of Defense, Justice, Labor, and Veterans Affairs, representatives from veteran service organizations, and other providers of veterans' services on behalf of DOL VETS. Over 9,000 individuals are expected to receive training through NVTI in the coming year.
"We are delighted to partner with DOL VETS on the NVTI program and serve those organizations who serve our greater veteran community," said Stephen Maier, President of Management Concepts. "The goals of the organization are closely aligned to our own company mission – to unleash the potential of individuals, teams, and organizations – and we are excited to be a part of delivering this critical program."
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Management Concepts is the leading provider of professional development, performance improvement, and human capital solutions to the public sector. Since 1973, we've collaborated with and supported every major agency in the Federal government, thousands of state and local government offices, numerous non-profit organizations and universities, and hundreds of corporations. Visit www.ManagementConcepts.com.
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