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History of the Workforce System-US - Unit 2 (21)

The Workforce Professional Development Program (WPDP) provides those involved in the workforce system the opportunity to enhance knowledge, career opportunities and gain personal recognition. In addition to individuals, the WPDP program supports organizations who offer workforce related services.

The WPDP coursework consists of a series of study guides and examinations intended to measure and recognize an individual knowledge of workforce development programs. At the end of each module you will receive an electronic badge to recognize your achievement and post on your social media accounts.

A personalized certificate is presented upon completion of the full program and your hours count towards becoming a Certified Workforce Professional (CWP).

This module includes four units on the history of the workforce system.

Unit 1: Origins through the 1960's
Unit 2: The 1970's and 1980's
Unit 3: The 1990's
Unit 4: 2000 and Beyond

To complete the module, you must pass all four associated tests with a 75% or higher.
  • Study Guide History - Unit 2
  • Test
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed