Lassen Park - Photo by Michael Cross
The Northern Rural Training and Employment Consortium (NoRTEC), is a consortium of eleven Northern California Counties established to address the needs of job seekers and businesses in our region. We believe that a healthy business community creates economic vitality, and we are dedicated to strengthening and supporting area businesses in order to create jobs and encourage economic prosperity.
NoRTEC Workforce System Video +
Learn how NoRTEC Workforce Development Board works with our local service providers Alliance for Workforce Development, SMART Workforce Center, and the Job Training Center of Tehama County to serve employers and job seekers in our 11-county region.
THE NORTHERN TRAINING AND RURAL CONSORTIUM, NORTEC, IS FUNDED BY THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AS PART OF AN AWARD TOTALING $8,661,296.00 (61%) WITH $5,588,434.00 (39%) COMING FROM STATE, LOCAL AND/OR NON-FEDERAL SOURCES.