Job Training for Idaho

“Gem of the Mountains”

Idaho presents you with specific training opportunities for the largest and fastest growing:

  • industrial sectors
  • occupations
  • companies

But first, let’s take a quick look at the overall economy and key industrial locations.

Idaho Economic Overview

In 2016, Idaho Gross Domestic Product (GDP) ranked 42nd with over $67 billion and ranked 49th with a per capita GDP of over $35,000. For June 2017, Idaho had an employed workforce of over 818,000 and an unemployment rate of 3.1%. For 2016, Idaho ranked 7th on cost of living.

The following shows per capita gross state product for the last 20 years, relative to the America at large; Idaho’s rank on this measure has stayed at #49.

Idaho Locations for Job Training

Here at OJT.com, we can help you get the on-the-job training you need for your business anywhere in Idaho, including the following major cities:

  • Boise City
  • Coeur d’Alene
  • Idaho Falls
  • Lewiston
  • Logan
  • Pocatello

Idaho Industries for Job Training

OJT.com connects you with training providers that support all the major Idaho industries. The chart below shows the percentage of the economy, in terms of jobs, that various industry supersectors contribute to the Idaho economy, relative to the percentage that those sectors contribute to the overall U.S. economy.

The Idaho OJT supersector with a proportionate part of their workforce that is 2% or more than the country at large is Government.

Government. This supersector includes the following subsectors:

Government is the top supersector in Idaho, with over 124,000 employed in this supersector (June 2017). Companies reporting the most single site employees in this supersector are:

  • Military Division of The State of Idaho
  • Idaho Department of Transportation
  • Executive Office of The State of Idaho
  • Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
  • Department of Correction Idaho

Idaho Growth Industries for Job Training

The following chart shows the growth of the major supersectors over the last year, from June 2016 thru June 2017, relative to the growth of those sectors for the country at large.

The Idaho OJT industry that grew its workforce 2% or more than the country at large is the Information supersector.

Information. This supersector includes the following subsectors:

Information is the top growth industry in Idaho, relative to the rest of America, with over 9,300 employed (1.3% of the employed workforce) in this supersector (June 2017). Information employment growth between June 1016 and June 2017 grew 1.1% while the national average contracted -0.9%. Idaho Occupations

Idaho Occupations for Job Training

The following shows Idaho occupations with the largest proportion of employees, relative to the rest of the nation. For example, a location quotient of “5” indicates that the percentage of employees in the occupation is five times greater than for the entire nation.

Idaho Job Training Providers

Idaho has a variety of different training opportunities that you can access on the state government website, see Idaho Training. See OJT trainers in Idaho for additional training providers.

At OJT.com, we connect you with the best on-the-job training programs and on-the-job training providers in Idaho. Whether you are looking for job training manuals, job training videos, on the job training programs, or any other sort of job training programs in Idaho, OJT.com can help you.

Drop OJT.com a line today and let us help you with your job training needs! 

Call (916) 538-0764 to speak with someone on our project evaluation team.


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