Approved Training Program Application


Complete this form only if you have applied and qualify for unemployment insurance benefits and you are enrolled in full-time postsecondary or vocational training. You may qualify for Approved Training while you are enrolled full-time in a post–secondary or vocational training program. For eligibility requirements, see the "Am I Eligible?" tab of the Approved Training Program webpage.

If your application is approved, the work search requirements will be waived while you are participating in the program. In addition to your regular unemployment benefits, you may be eligible to receive up to 26 weeks of additional benefits. No tuition or school expenses will be paid under the program. 225 NAC 1

Processing of your Approved Training application will be delayed if you do not provide complete information.

If you have questions, please call 402-458-2500 and ask for the Approved Training Unit.


Applicant Information

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School/Facility Information

Training Information

Resume Information

Your NEworks resume must provide the following information:

  • Work history (previous five years or five jobs): employment dates, job titles, rate of pay and reason(s) for leaving
  • Previous training/education: courses, dates, type of certification/degree (if any) for any training/education completed after high school

Non-Nebraska Residents

If you reside outside Nebraska, upload your resume using the upload documents button found at the end of this application.


If you have any of the following documents that support your application, upload the files using the button below:





Acknowledgment and Release of Information Authorization

I certify that the information I have provided is true and complete to the best of my knowledge.

I hereby authorize the training school/facility named above to release any and all information concerning my training to the Nebraska Department of Labor. This release is valid for two years from the date I end training.

I understand that typing my name below constitutes a legal signature confirming the above statements.