Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Notice of Public Meetings and Hearings

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Week of April 14 - April 18, 2014


Labor & Industry Review Commission

Wisconsin Public Broadcasting Center
3319 W Beltline Hwy
Madison, WI 53713
(608) 266-9850

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
9:30 a.m.

DISCUSSION

  1. Worker’s Comp. Cases
  2. Unemployment Insurance Cases
  3. Equal Rights Cases
  4. Closed sessions under Wis. Stat. § 19.85(1)(a)

Other Such Matters That May Come Before the Commission

If Any Questions Please Call Morgan Dixon at (608) 266-7958

Labor & Industry Review Commission

Wisconsin Public Broadcasting Center
3319 W Beltline Hwy
Madison, WI 53713
(608) 266-9850

Thursday, April 17, 2014
9:30 a.m.

DISCUSSION

  1. Worker’s Comp. Cases
  2. Unemployment Insurance Cases
  3. Equal Rights Cases
  4. Closed sessions under Wis. Stat. § 19.85(1)(a)

Other Such Matters That May Come Before the Commission

If Any Questions Please Call Morgan Dixon at (608) 266-7958


Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards

Green Bay Area Steamfitters' JAC

Local 400 Training Center
2700 Northridge Drive
Kaukauna, WI

Monday, April 14, 2014
4:30 p.m.

AGENDA

  1. Call to Order - This meeting will be held in compliance with the Wisconsin Open meeting Law.
  2. Roll Call
  3. Approval of March 10, 2014 Minutes
  4. Reports
  5. Apprenticeship Instructor
  6. WTCS Representative
  7. Employee Representative
  8. Employer Representative
  9. AS Representative
  10. Old Business
  11. New Business
  12. Affirmative Action
  13. CLOSED SESSION
  14. Review Apprentice Work & School Reports January
  15. Review Unpaid Related Instruction
  16. Review Employers
  17. Six Month Reviews
  18. Annual Reviews
  19. Completion Reviews
  20. One Year Probationary Reviews
  21. Review Apprentice Applicant Files
  22. Tentative Contract Interviews
  23. Correspondence
  24. RETURN TO OPEN SESSION
  25. Other Business
  26. Next Meeting Dates: TBD
  27. Adjournment

For more information please contact Judy Rodencal 920-734-3148, ext 5

Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards

State Insulation Worker (Heat & Frost) Apprenticeship Advisory Committee

WTCS Foundation
One Foundation Circle
Waunakee, WI

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
10:00 a.m.

TENTATIVE AGENDA

  1. Call to Order (Open Meeting)
  2. Roll call/confirm member contact information (sign-in sheet)
  3. Approve Minutes from October 22, 2013, meeting
  4. Old Business
    1. Follow-up items from previous meeting
    2. Review of roster
    3. For action: Election of Employer Co-Chair
    4. 2014 Biennial Apprenticeship Conference summary
    5. Apprentice Online Orientation
    6. Apprenticeship Awareness Toolkit
    7. Other
  5. New Business
    1. BAS personnel updates
    2. For action: Helmets to Hardhats and related revisions to State Standards
    3. 2013 WI Act 57 (Apprenticeship Completion Award) and DWD 295.25 (Emergency Rule)
    4. Other
  6. Review of Heat & Frost Insulation Participants
  7. Next Committee Meeting
  8. Adjourn

For more information please call Owen Smith 608-266-2491.

Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards

Associated Builders and Contractors of WI
Marshfield Apprenticeship Advisory Committee

Mid-State Technical College
Room: 126
Marshfield, WI

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
4:30 p.m. Open Session
5:00 p.m. Closed Session

TENTATIVE AGENDA

  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call
  3. Statement of Compliance with Open Meeting Law
  4. Approval of Agenda
  5. Approval of Minutes from previous Committee meeting
  6. Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards Report
  7. Education Coordinator Report
  8. Affirmative Action Report
  9. Technical College Report
  10. Miscellaneous Issues
  11. Other Business
  12. Next Committee Meeting Date and Location
  13. Closed Session: convene in closed session under §19.85 (1) (c) of the Wisconsin Statutes for personnel issues

For more information contact, Suzanne Knight Phone: (608) 244-6056 (800) 829-9926

Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards

State Plumbing Apprenticeship Advisory Committee Meeting
Wisconsin Technical System Foundation

One Foundation Circle
Waunakee, Wisconsin

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
10:00 AM

TENTATIVE AGENDA

  1. Call to order (open meeting)
  2. Roll call/confirm member contact information.
  3. Approve minutes from the October 9, 2013 meeting
  4. Old Business
    1. Follow-up items from previous meeting
    2. For action: review of roster and election of Employee Co-Chair
    3. 2014 Biennial Conference Summary
    4. Plumbing Review Course: What’s working? What could be improved, and how?
    5. Apprenticeship Awareness Toolkit
    6. Other
  5. New Business
    1. DWD Division of Vocational Rehabilitation and the Wisconsin Apprenticeship Program
    2. BAS Personnel Updates
    3. For Action: Helmets to Hardhats and related revisions to State Standards
    4. Veterans in Piping Update
    5. 2013 WI Act 57 (Apprenticeship Comp Award and DWD 295.25 (Emergency Rule)
    6. Wisconsin Apprentice website
    7. Other
  6. WTCS Update
  7. Review Plumbing Program Participants
  8. Confirm next meeting date and location
  9. Adjourn

For more information please contact Owen Smith 608-266-2491

Bureau of Apprenticeship Standards

State Masonry Apprenticeship Advisory Committee Meeting

BAC District Council
17126 W Cleveland Ave
New Berlin, WI

Thursday, April 17, 2014
10:00 a.m.

TENTATIVE AGENDA

  1. Call to order (open meeting)
  2. Roll call (sign-in sheet)
  3. Approve minutes of April 18, 2013 State Masonry Apprenticeship Advisory Committee
  4. Old Business
    1. Review of roster
    2. 2014 Biennial Conference Summary
    3. Other
    4. Related Instruction for Terrazo Worker
    5. Restorative Masonry Curriculum
    6. Whether to Combine Local Committees
    7. Advisory Council / Outreach Update
  5. New Business
    1. DWD Division of Vocational Rehabilitation and the Wisconsin Apprenticeship Program
    2. Act 57: Apprentice Tuition Reimbursement
    3. Other
  6. WTCS Update
    1. Update
    2. 2009-10 Completer Survey
  7. Masonry Apprenticeship Program participants
    1. Review of participants
    2. Review of employer historical data and economic projections
    3. Update on new reporting software
  8. Next meeting date and location
  9. Adjourn

Governor's Council on Workforce Investment

Talent Development, Attraction and Retention Subcommittee

WI Department of Workforce Development
201 East Washington Avenue
First Floor, Room F107
Madison, WI

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
1:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

AGENDA

  1. Call to Order and Roll Call
  2. Minutes from March 19, 2014 (Action)
  3. Review Specific Outcomes
  4. Discuss Actions Required to Implement the Strategies
  5. Next Steps
  6. Adjourn

Meeting materials will be posted on the CWI website at http://www.wi-cwi.org/talent_development/. For questions about the meeting, contact Carrie Schneider at the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, Division of Employment and Training, (608) 267-7267, email CarrieA2.Schneider@dwd.wisconsin.gov.

If you have special needs such as an interpreter or written materials in an alternate format, contact Kristy Budde, at (608) 266-9199, email kristy.budde@dwd.wisconsin.gov. (Text phone users may call the Wisconsin Telecommunications Relay System at 711 to request assistance.)

Governor's Council on Workforce Investment

Alignment of Workforce Programs Subcommittee

WI Department of Workforce Development
201 East Washington Avenue
Second Floor, Room D203
Madison, WI

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
1:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

AGENDA

  1. Call to Order and Roll Call
  2. Minutes from March 14, 2014 and March 19, 2014 (Action)
  3. Review Information Discussed at Previous Session
  4. New Business
  5. Prepare High-Level Project Plan to Present to the Full Council
  6. Adjourn

Meeting materials will be posted on the CWI web site at http://www.wi-cwi.org/. For questions about the agenda, contact Scott DuBenske, Department of Workforce Development, Division of Employment and Training by phone at (608) 266-5138 or by email at scott.dubenske@dwd.wisconsin.gov.

If you have special needs such as an interpreter or written materials in an alternate format, contact Kristy Budde, telephone (608) 266-9199 or by email at kristy.budde@dwd.wisconsin.gov. (Text phone users may call the Wisconsin Telecommunications Relay System at 711 to request assistance.)

Governor's Council on Workforce Investment

Development of Sustainable Partnerships Subcommittee

WI Department of Workforce Development
201 East Washington Avenue
Third Floor, Room H305
Madison, WI

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
1:00 p.m.
Conference Call

AGENDA

  1. Call to Order, Roll Call and Record of Attendance
  2. Approval of Minutes from March 19, 2014 Meeting
  3. Discussion on Strategies
  4. Discussion on Outcomes
  5. Identify the Barriers between Strategies and Outcomes
  6. Finalize Strategic Partnerships Workflow
  7. Adjourn

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For questions about the meeting, contact Mary Foy at the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, Division of Employment and Training, 608.266.5336, email Mary.Foy@dwd.wi.gov.

If you have special needs such as an interpreter or written materials in large print, please contact Kristy Budde at (608) 266-9199, email Kristy.Budde@dwd.wisconsin.gov. Text phone users should call the Wisconsin Telecommunications Relay System at 711 to request assistance.

Governor's Council on Workforce Investment

Full Council Meeting

WI Department of Workforce Development
201 East Washington Avenue, Room D203
Madison, WI

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

AGENDA

  1. Call to Order and Minutes of March 19, 2014 (Action) (1:00-1:15 p.m.)
  2. Subcommittee Meetings (1:15-3:15 p.m.)
    • Alignment of Workforce Programs – Conference Room D203 – Second Floor
    • Development of Sustainable Partnerships – Conference Room H305 – Third Floor
    • Education for Workforce and Talent Development – Conference Room F305 – Third Floor
    • Talent Development, Attraction and Retention – Conference Room F107 – First Floor
  3. Break (3:15-3:30 p.m.) – Reconvene to D203
  4. Review of Wisconsin Fast Forward (3:30-3:50 p.m.)
  5. Subcommittee Reports (3:50-5:00 p.m.)
    • Dislocated Worker
    • Task Force on Minority Unemployment
    • Alignment of Workforce Programs
    • Development of Sustainable Partnerships
    • Education for Workforce and Talent Development
    • Talent Development, Attraction and Retention
  6. Adjourn

Meeting materials will be posted on the CWI web site at http://www.wi-cwi.org/. For questions about the agenda, contact Scott Jansen, Department of Workforce Development, Division of Employment and Training by phone at (608) 266-3485 or by email at scott.jansen@dwd.wisconsin.gov.

If you have special needs such as an interpreter or written materials in an alternate format, contact Kristy Budde, telephone (608) 266-9199 or by email at kristy.budde@dwd.wisconsin.gov. (Text phone users may call the Wisconsin Telecommunications Relay System at 711 to request assistance.)

Governor's Council on Workforce Investment

Education for Workforce and Talent Development Subcommittee

WI Department of Workforce Development
201 East Washington Avenue
Third Floor, Room F305
Madison, WI

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
1:15 p.m. – 3:15 p.m.

AGENDA

  1. Approval of Minutes from March 19, 2014 Meeting
  2. Define Specific Statewide Strategies for Achieving Determined Outcomes
  3. Revise Previously Articulated Outcomes
  4. Adjourn

Meeting materials will be posted on the CWI website at http://www.wi-cwi.org/alignment_programs/. Questions about the agenda should be addressed to Mary MacKendrick at the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development, Division of Employment and Training (phone 608-266-9802 or email mary.mackendrick@dwd.wisconsin.gov.

If you have special needs such as an interpreter or written materials in an alternate format, contact Kristy Budde, telephone (608) 266-9199 or by email at kristy.budde@dwd.wisconsin.gov. (Text phone users may call the Wisconsin Telecommunications Relay System at 711 to request assistance.)

Governor's Council on Workforce Investment

Task Force on Minority Unemployment

UMOS
Board Room
2701 S. Chase Avenue
Milwaukee, WI

Thursday, April 17, 2014
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

AGENDA

  1. Welcoming
  2. Opening Remarks
    1. Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch
    2. DWD Secretary Reggie Newson
    3. CWI Chairwoman Mary Isbister
  3. Wisconsin Technical College Student Providing His Experience as a Minority Student
    1. Francisco Nunez, Student at Moraine Park Technical College
  4. Wisconsin Technical College System Providing a System Perspective
    1. Stanley Cram, Vice President of Student Affairs
    2. William Green, Diversity Relations Coordinator
  5. Trucking Consortium (45 minutes)
    1. Introduction – Secretary Reggie Newson, DWD
    2. About the Project – Bruce Palzkill, Director, Bureau of Job Service, DWD
    3. Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Board (MAWIB) Plan for Identification and Recruitment – Chytania Brown, MAWIB
    4. Input from Task Force on Minority Unemployment Members
  6. Mobile Lab Project (40 minutes)
    1. Purpose and Leveraging Re-entry Programs – Dr. Silvia Jackson, Dept. of Corrections
    2. The Role of Milwaukee Area Technical College (MATC) and Plan on Connecting Graduates to Employers – Dorothy Walker, MATC
  7. Closing Remarks
    1. DWD Secretary Reggie Newson
    2. Lt. Governor Rebecca Kleefisch

Meeting materials will be posted on the CWI web site at http://www.wi-cwi.org/. For questions about the agenda, contact Linda Crane, Department of Workforce Development, Division of Employment and Training by phone at (608) 266-0988 or by email at lind.crane@dwd.wisconsin.gov.

If you have special needs such as an interpreter or written materials in an alternate format, contact Kristy Budde, telephone (608) 266-9199 or by email at kristy.budde@dwd.wisconsin.gov. (Text phone users may call the Wisconsin Telecommunications Relay System at 711 to request assistance.)