Siskiyou Training & Employment Program, Inc. (STEP) is the contracted service provider of Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) funded programs and services in Siskiyou County. Customers can access WIOA employment services through the One-Stop Center. Customers needing computerized literacy training or GED preparation can obtain these services through our Learning Lab.
The history of STEP dates back to July of 1971 with the passage of the Public Employment Program (PEP) by Congress. The program was operated in Siskiyou County as of July 1973 by the College of the Siskiyous in Weed, utilizing federal monies to pay public agencies to employ the unemployed in temporary work situations.
From left to right: Tom Cochran, Mary Jo Coffman, Richard Negro, and Jim Taylor.
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