RFP's & Notices

Request for Proposals, Qualifications & Notices

For all purchases over $250,000, a formal Request For Proposals (RFP) or Request for Qualifications (RFQ) is needed. If your company is interested in bidding, the details of each project will be published below.


Subsequent Designation
Public Notice:

Background:  Local workforce development areas that receive an initial designation by the Governor may be granted a subsequent designation if, for the two most recent program years, the local area performed successfully and sustained fiscal integrity, and in the case of a local area in a planning region, met the regional planning requirements as described in WIOA Sec. 106. The chief elected officials must submit a request for subsequent designation to CareerSource Florida and Florida Commerce every two years beginning July 1, 2017. 

Comments may be made by calling 850-913-3285, or by emailing bhendley@careersourcegc.com  


Eligible Training Provider Policy & Applications

Gulf Coast State College, Tom P. Haney Technical College, Florida Panhandle Technical College, Florida Panhandle Technical College, Tallahassee Community College, SkillStorm, and FleetForce are Eligible Training Providers for CareerSource Gulf Coast. Targeted Occupations eligible at these institutions are listed below:

  • Gulf Coast State College
  • Tom P. Haney Technical College
  • Florida Panhandle Technical College
  • Tallahassee Community College
  • SkillStorm
  • FleetForce
  • Full Eligible Training Provider List with approved programs
    A list of the Regional Demand Occupations for 2023-24 can be accessed by clicking here.
    Please note: not all programs are sponsored at all times due to market saturation. In admission-restricted programs, students must be accepted and have completed pre-requisites prior to enrollment in WIOA Training.


    Reporting Fraud

    To report any suspected fraud, waste or abuse in any program operated by CareerSource Gulf Coast, contact:

    CareerSource Gulf Coast, Attention: Executive Director or Deputy Director, 5230 W US Highway 98, Panama City, FL 32401 or email info@careersourcegc.com For more information, please contact the Florida Department of Commerce, Office of Inspector General.


    Stevens Amendment, Minority Business, and EEO Information

    In compliance with the Stevens Amendment. CareerSource Gulf Coast must provide percentages of total cost of programs/projects financed with federal money and non-governmental sources as well as dollar amounts of the federal funds for projects and programs. You may find this information here.

    Minority Businesses are encouraged to apply. The Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Program and auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. All voice telephone numbers may be reached by persons using TTY/TDD equipment via the Florida Relay Service at 711.