U.S. Department of Labor: Employment and Training Administration

General Information

U.S. Department of Labor: Employment and Training Administration
200 Constitution Avenue, SW
Suite S-2307
Washington, DC 20210
(202) 693 2700

Brief Description

The Employment and Training Administration (ETA) administers federal government job training and worker dislocation programs, federal grants to states for public employment service programs, and unemployment insurance benefits. These services are primarily provided through state and local workforce development systems.


Rosemary Lahasky, Deputy Assistant Secretary

Services Offered

  • Employment/Job Training
    • Develops and implements workforce disability policy and program initiatives to address structural, programmatic, and systemic employment challenges of persons with disabilities and multiple challenges to employment. It provides technical assistance to the public workforce system on how to expand the capacity of the workforce system to serve persons with disabilities. ETA administers the Disability Employment Initiative (DEI) to improve the education, training, and employment opportunities and outcomes of persons with disabilities who are unemployed, underemployed, and/or receiving Social Security disability benefits.