The State of Rhode Island Selects Metrix Learning for eTraining.

03/01/2009

Rhode Island became the third state to select the Metrix Learning eTraining program to enhance the skills of unemployed customers. Rhode Island, which is currently experiencing an unemployment rate exceeding 10%, will use Internet based electronic assessment and eTraining program to provide its employment services customers with an innovative way to update job skills. The Employment and Training Institute (ETI) in partnership with US Wired will assist eight Local Workforce Investment Areas (LWIA's) in delivering this solution throughout the State of Rhode Island. Customers will have access to over 1000 occupation categories and the skills and learning programs associated with each.