“Breaking New Ground” Conference – September 8-10, 2021

Join NCETA in Wilmington for the Fall 2021 “Breaking New Ground” Conference planned to enhance educational and professional development through sessions, workshops, networking, and panel presentations. All presentations and sharing of programs and projects are designed to assist workforce development professionals in developing partnerships and streamlining services to better serve customers in acquiring sustainable employment and to assist businesses in acquiring skilled workers.

Registration is open!


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NCETA (North Carolina Employment and Training Association) is going with a LIVE Fall Conference!!

We are excited and hoping you will get excited with us. Please share with your circle and join us as we come together to learn, fellowship and network.

NCETA continues to strive to be a strong platform to showcase best practices and to hear fresh and innovative approaches to building a stronger workforce across the state of North Carolina.  

As many of us speak daily to colleagues from the east, west, north, and south, this is a great opportunity to meet and have conversations face-to-face.

More information and registration links coming soon!!

Let’s Talk Re-Entry and the Total Package

 As we are aware,  justice involved individuals may have multiple barriers that will need to be addressed upon release to prevent recidivism.   Please join the seminar to hear the Total Package Re-entry program concepts, strategies and resources to assist justice involved individuals.

Join us Friday, December 4, 2020 @ 9:00 AM.

Let’s talk with Dr. Crystal McIver, PhD.



Learn How to Connect People in Need with Verified Social Providers using Aunt Bertha

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Customer Success Manager, Chris Douglas will be providing valuable information to North Carolina Professionals from various industries on how to connect those in need with services that will benefit them.

Join us this Thursday, November 19th at 3 pm for this FREE webinar. Registration information is detailed below.


Solomon McAuley Leads an Engaging Conversation about Youth Services

Mark your calendars! On October 8th at 10 am, author, entrepreneur, and empowerment speaker, Solomon McAurley will lead a virtual conversation about WIOA Title I Youth Services and how service providers can effectively promote our services in local communities. This webinar is free but registration is required. Clink the following link to reserve your place. https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/8280290536260357645

Queen Sugar Star Tina Lifford hosts Virtual Motivational Life-Changing Seminar

NCETA is proud to present “Lessons from The Little Book of Big Lies: A Journey to Inner Fitness.” This motivational, life-changing seminar will be held virtually on September 10, 2020 from 3 pm to 4 pm. Anyone who is interested in participating can register here:


“I hope The Little Book of Big Lies will become a place where you feel safe, seen, and heard and that the truths on its pages will set you free and fill you with an endless since of new possibilities.” — Tina Lifford, Excerpt from The Little Book of Big Lies

Tina, a Hollywood Veteran, plays the vivacious breakout character Aunt Vi on the critically acclaimed television drama, Queen Sugar. She has played over 100 characters in her long-standing career, including notable roles on Scandal and Parenthood. Equally accomplished behind the camera, Tina is the respected playwright of The Circle, a play about how seven diverse women navigate the choppy waters of life together; and CEO of The Inner Fitness Project, a personal development network committed to making the practices and benefits of “Inner Fitness” as familiar, well understood, and accessible as those of physical fitness.