April 28, 2016
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA-CareerSource Brevard (CSB), the area authority on workforce development, will host US Department of Labor Compliance Officers Belkys Cintron and Carlos Gamazo for a free Business Learning event seminar updating local businesses on the contractual obligation of affirmative action and equal employment opportunity required of those who do business with the Federal Government.
The seminar, will take place from 8:30AM- 10:00AM on Thursday, April 28 at the CareerSource Brevard Rockledge career center located at 295 Barnes Blvd, Rockledge. There is no cost to attend but seating is limited and registration is required. Interested individuals should register at https://ofccpevent.eventbrite.com. For additional information, please contact CareerSource Brevard at 321-394-0574 or Resources@careersourcebrevard.com.
The seminar to benefit Federal contractors and their subcontractors, will focus on how to meet and stay compliant with the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP). Information on the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistant Act (VEVRAA) and Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 will be discussed. The seminar is part of an ongoing series of Business Learning events focused on bringing value and education to area employers.
“Understanding and meeting the requirements of the OFCCP can be difficult.” stated Raul Santana, a Local Veterans Employment Representative for CareerSource Brevard. “This class will help federal contractors to better understand the law and the steps they need to take to stay compliant.”
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CareerSource Brevard is the area authority on workforce development, providing comprehensive services, labor market information and access to resources for businesses and job seekers. Visit www.careersourcebrevard.com or call (321) 504-7600 for more information about our services and resources.