COVID-19 RESOURCES It is our goal to provide essential workforce services to support the public during this difficult time. The SBWIB has taken a number of steps to ensure the public has access to the resources they need. Select the button below for these resources and please remember the importance of social distancing, washing your hands regularly, staying healthy and knowing the symptoms.



SOUTH BAY ONE-STOP BUSINESS & CAREER CENTERS are a cooperative partnership of business, employment development, education, training, local government, public as well as non-profit organizations, committed to developing job skills, abilities and attitudes essential for participation in today's workplace. We take great pride in the results that we have achieved and continuously strive to surpass our goals.



Our goal is to provide a fully-integrated ONE-STOP workforce system that maximizes employment and economic opportunity in partnership with business and the South Bay community we serve (Carson, El Segundo, Gardena, Hawthorne, Hermosa Beach, Inglewood, Lawndale, Manhattan Beach, Redondo Beach, Lomita and Torrance).

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South Bay Workforce Investment Board meeting

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SBWIB's 26th Annual Awards Ceremony

Join the SBWIB and South Bay business partners to congratulate and award participants who have successfully made it through SBWIB programs, received training and found employment; also, to acknowledge and thank our many businesses, training providers and community partners.

Proceeds generated from the event go towards sustaining and funding various youth-oriented programs and events, including our Teen Centers and the Blueprint for Workplace Success program.

* Attendees are required to show proof of vaccination or a negative test within 72 hours of the event. All are required to wear a face mask.

Visit the following link for information on how to obtain your Digital COVID-19 Vaccine Record

For questions and other assistance, contact:


  • Do you need new employees?

  • Do your current employees need more training?

  • Do you need recruitment help?

  • Would you benefit from outplacement?

  • Need help searching for a (better) job?

  • Looking to build your resume?

  • Do you need to increase your skills?

  • Need better interviewing techniques?



Gloria Fernandez, mother of two daughters from South Los Angeles, made the brave decision to leave a violent relationship. Then after for four years she struggled, last year she was evicted from her home after the landlord’s dog had bitten her mother, mother-in-law and daughter’s father. With no funds, no job and homeless, Ms. Fernandez moved to a small bedroom with her two daughters. Before moving out, in February, she had received an appointment letter from Greater Avenues for Independence (GAIN). After reviewing her needs she was quickly accepted for services. Click here to read her story. 


South Bay Workforce eNewsletter 

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Visit your nearest One-Stop Center for services. 

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Bio-Flex Pre-Apprenticeship Graduation

The Bio-Flex Pre-Apprenticeship virtual graduation honored 21 graduates on March 03, 2021. 

Read the press release here