What is Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA)?
Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) is a federal program that provides training to US workers who have lost their jobs as a result of foreign trade. The TAA Program seeks to provide these trade-affected workers with opportunities to obtain the skills, resources, and support they need to become reemployed.
How TAA Works at Glendale Community College
If you would like to attend GCC through the TAA Program, ask your EDD worker to refer you to our Garfield Campus for training.
What Do TAA Participants Study at GCC?
TAA students earn the following noncredit certificates at GCC:
Who are TAA Participants?
TAA Participants come from a variety of backgrounds and industries, and therefore enter the program with a wade array of skills and experience. The average TAA participant is 46 years old with over 12 years of experience in a specific job that may no longer exist. The TAA Program has been developed to best serve the needs of this unique population.