Umpqua Training & Employment
Umpqua Training & Employment, Inc. (UT&E) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization, founded in 1975, that pursues and invests resources to improve the quality of the workforce in Douglas County. We provide programs and services that help people get the skills, training and education they need to go to work or to advance in their careers. Our partners include employers, labor groups, government, community colleges, high schools, community-based and economic development organizations.
Our mission is to coordinate a regional workforce system that supports individual prosperity and business competitiveness. We ensure that the public workforce system serves business by developing qualified employees and giving current and future workers the skills and support they need to successfully engage, advance, and succeed in the labor market.
UT&E is funded in part through the US Department of Labor and the Southwestern Oregon Workforce Investment Board. We are an equal opportunity employer. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.