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Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area

Upcoming Events

Apr 21, 2021

Navigating a Job Loss

Understand the psychological impact of a job loss and learn how to communicate the effect of pressures while unemployed. Prepare yourself for effective job searching and manage the change that comes with job loss. Reframe your financial view and learn about budgeting tools and resources available.

Apr 21, 2021

Overcoming Ageism in Job Search

Reinforce the advantages of hiring individuals of all ages. Learn effective job search strategies for individuals in entry-level, mid-career, and beyond. Find out how to write a resume and gain interviewing tips on reinforcing qualifications and avoiding age discrimination.

Apr 21, 2021

WSRCA Board of Directors Meeting

Our next Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area Board of Directors meeting will be on Wednesday, April 21, at 12:30 p.m. on Zoom.

Apr 21, 2021

Job Search Strategies for the Ageing Workforce

Understanding how the Older Worker can and continues to be a driving force in the current job market. Overcome possible stereotypes and learn how to stay relevant in your skills as you continue to work past retirement age.

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Quick Links

WorkInTexas.com is a comprehensive online job matching system used by both employers and job seekers alike.

Visit Rural Capital Headlight to view economic, workforce, and demographic information for the Rural Capital Area.

Our Child Care Portal is your destination for in-depth information and resources for parents and child care providers in the Rural Capital Area.

As Rural Capital Area Employers are contacting us with immediate job openings throughout our region, we are posting them to our Jobs Now! tool by county, to connect you to opportunities.

Navigate your way to Career Success! Review Rural Capital Area Career Progression Lattices to identify pathways for Health, IT, Trades, Office & Transportation fields. See where you are now and what it takes to reach your career goals.

The Workforce Wednesdays Virtual Career Expo campaign looks to connect employers with job seekers at weekly online hiring events to empower our Rural Capital Area communities.

Training Opportunities

Navigate your way to Career Success

Review Skill-Based Career Progression Lattices to see where you are now and what it takes to reach your goals.

Virtual Career Training Workshops

Upskill your career! Attend one of our many free career workshops and watch our webinars to create new workforce opportunities.

PATHS for Texas

Explore no-cost online training for employees and job seekers! PATHS For Texas is a statewide initiative to provide industry and nationally-recognized training and upskill opportunities to improve employee retention, support career advancement, and promote success for workers and job seekers in customer-facing industries.

5-Minute Countdown Series

Register for free access to the 5-Minute Countdown Series hosted by the Dynamic Works Institute, for virtual, interactive courses, coaching, and live webinars.

Metrix Learning Courses Free for Texans

Upskill Today! Take advantage of free unlimited access to more than 5,000 Metrix Learning courses to upgrade your skills and get you ready for job opportunities. Courses range from 30 to 60 minutes and are available in English & Spanish.

Over 16,000 LinkedIn Learning Virtual Courses Available Free for Texans

UpSkill and prepare for career growth! We’re pleased to announce that unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning is now available to Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area participants at no cost.

Seeking Eligible Candidates for Immediate Hire & Training

We are looking for participants to join the National Dislocated Worker Grant Program. Through this program you will have access to job opportunities and training with employers that are working to minimize the impact of COVID-19 in your community.

Be a Startup Entrepreneur: Register for Free Business Plan Development Workshops

Have an amazing business idea? Looking to take your startup to the next level? We've joined with the Texas State University's Entrepreneur Network to offer Texans free Business Plan Development Workshops both online and in-person.
Llano County, City of Llano Burnet County, City of Burnet Williamson County, City of Georgetown Lee County, city of Giddings Fayette County, city of LaGrange Bastrop County, city of Bastrop Caldwell County, city of Lockhart Hays County, City of San Marcos Blanco County, City of Johnson City

Where We Work

Workforce Solutions Rural Capital Area serves 9 counties around the Austin, TX capital area:

Bastrop County, Hays County, Blanco County, Burnet County, Caldwell County, Fayette County, Lee County, Llano County, Williamson County, and Marble Falls

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