Workforce Development Board


Employment and Skills Development

About Us

Workforce Development Board (WDB) is a not-for-profit organization located in Peterborough and serving Northumberland, Peterborough, Kawartha Lakes and Haliburton. Over the course of the Local Employment Planning Council (LEPC) pilot that WDB/LEPC is leading, we are pioneering new and innovative approaches to local employment planning, coordinating employment and training services, and engaging employer communities. WDB/LEPC provides labour market information, identifies trends & opportunities, working to develop local area plans that maximize opportunities and address labour market needs for our communities. WDB is funded by the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities. To learn more, visit