Training Resources

We may be able to help with training or related expenses to individuals age 14 and up who are seeking their high school diploma, GED, ESL certificate or certificates and degrees with a specific career in mind. 

DWS Funding

Apply online by logging into your Job Search account and clicking on Apply for Training Services, or apply in person at your local DWS office.

Account Access/Using your Funds

Once approved, DWS will send you a prepaid Visa called a UCard. You will make all purchases using this card. You can view your card balances and review the fee schedule and brochure.

UCard Account Log In

Program Restrictions

Depending on the type of funds you receive, there may be restrictions on your program of study and the school that you attend.

To find approved schools for adult high school or GED preparation, ESL, tutoring or other basic education, refer to the Basic Education Approved Training Provider List.

To find approved schools for training in a specific occupation or degree, refer to the Occupational Skills Approved Training Provider List.

Training Providers


Schools, colleges, and universities must first be approved by DWS before providing training to DWS funded customers.

  • Application to provide training in a specific occupation or degree
  • Application to provide training in adult high school and GED preparation, English as a second language, youth tutoring or other basic education.


Sign in to access reports showing the amounts students have paid and are expected to pay. Requires your provider number.