Livermore is a magnet for highly skilled people who come to the region to work at the National Labs (LLNL and Sandia), corporate headquarters, and many entrepreneurial ventures. Livermore's central location also enables businesses to draw workers from the Tri-Valley, the East Bay, Silicon Valley, and beyond.
Workforce & Academic Resources in Livermore
|Las Positas College||Las Positas College is consistently ranked among the top community colleges in California. Located in Livermore on a beautiful 147-acre campus, the college provides educational opportunities for completion of students' transfer, degree, basic skills, career and technical, and retraining goals. It has one of the highest transfer rates among the state's community colleges and offers guaranteed transfer admission to 30 colleges and universities to students who meet requirements. It is also recognized as a preeminent leader in career and technical programs that provide exceptional training for the area workforce.|
|Livermore Unified School District is dedicated to enhancing academic & extra curricular programs. It serves more than 13,000 students from transitional kindergarten through the 12th grade. The District operates 18 school sites including 9 elementary schools, 2 K-8 schools, 3 middle schools, 2 comprehensive high schools and 3 alternative schools. Students at all schools enjoy the benefits of robust and dynamic partnerships with local community organizations including the two national laboratories, local arts and education foundations and many generous local businesses.|
|Alameda County Workforce Development Board||The Alameda County Workforce Development Board is composed of businesses, civic, education, labor, and other community leaders. Its goal is to provide employers and job seekers with universal access to tools, resources & services.|
There are a number of active veterans organizations and groups in Livermore. Some of these organizations provide resources to veterans and returning veterans who are interested in joining the workforce.