Sector Studies: Energy, Construction, and Utilities
Strong Workforce Program (SWP)
The Los Rios Community College District, in partnership with Valley Vision, and in collaboration with Sierra College and Yuba Community College District, invests Strong Workforce funding to organize and convene Regional Advisories. The objectives of the Regional Advisory meetings are to build strong relationships between employers, educators, and workforce.
Meeting proceedings reports from the Energy, Construction and Utilities (ECU) industry’s 2020-21 advisory include the following key findings and presentations:
- Fall 2022 ECU Regional Industry Advisory
- Fall 2021 Electric Vehicle Virtual Advisory Series
- Spring 2021 ECU Regional Industry Advisory
- Spring 2020 ECU Regional Industry Advisory
- Spring 2019 ECU regional Industry Advisory
- Spring 2018 ECU regional Industry Advisory
Workforce Needs Assessment
The following Workforce Needs Assessment report and presentation present findings on the analysis of the energy, construction, and utilities industry cluster. The resources provide overviews of the cluster, industry trends and economic impact, as well as overviews of the top occupations in demand in the cluster requiring post-secondary education or training, along with projected occupational demand, institutions providing related education and training, and possible workforce gaps.
Valley Vision and partners are working across the region to address the key findings from these assessments as part of Developing a Ready Workforce.