Local Veteran's to Receive Federal Training Funds
Twin Falls, Idaho (KMVT-TV) The Idaho Department of Labor is one of a handful of groups nationwide receiving federal funding to help veterans.
"Vets should be able to come into our office, have some case management, help them ascertain where they desire to be, which career path, and then get in there," said Roeser.
The eligibility criteria is still be determined at this time. The Idaho Department Labor expects to have that information in November.
It's one of the jobs that's in high demand state–wide.
"Our trucking companies are constantly needing drivers. And, not all of them are over the roads. Some of them are more regional, some of the folks are only gone a couple of nights," said Roeser.
Along with job training, veterans will also receive funding to help with living expenses.
For a more comprehensive list of what jobs are included in the grant program click the link below.