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What does OWDS stand for?

OWDS stands for Offender Workforce Development Specialist (National Institute of Corrections)

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It will incorporate existing work force development knowledge blocks, or blocks of knowledge on a particular subject matter, developed by NIC's Transition and Offender Workforce Development Division in its Offender Employment Specialist and Offender Workforce Development Specialist Certified Training programs.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] To further her commitment to successful reentry, Lowery, who was one of only six BOP staff selected, recently completed three weeks of Offender Workforce Development Specialist training.
NIC and the National Career Development Association (NCDA) have partnered to offer the following training to jurisdictions at no cost: Offender Workforce Development Specialist (OWDS) Partnership Training provides, by invitation only, an opportunity for select jurisdictions to train a 10-person team as a core group of Offender Workforce Development specialist instructors to develop the local capacity for training additional staff.