South County Veterans Employment and Training Services

1111 Bay Boulevard Suite E
Chula Vista, CA 91911

If you are a veteran in need of employment and training assistance, you have come to the right place. Our case managers will provide you with individual attention and guidance throughout yourjob search.

Over the past three decades, VVSD has developed an extensive network of businesses, employment agencies and training resources. VVSD's South County office is conveniently located inside the South County Career Center you can access:
  • Veterans Employment-Related Assistance Program (VEAP): This program helps service members who recently separated from the military assess career options and secure employment.
  • Green Jobs Training: This program provides funding and other resources to veterans to get training for green jobs, such as solar installation and green automotive technology.
Services include:
  • Counseling
  • Job training and job placement
  • Assessment and referrals
  • Short-term vocational training
  • Transportation assistance, such as monthly bus passes and debit cards for gas
  • Financial help to pay for tools and clothing for work
Enrollment Process

The enrollment process consists of an orientation and assessment testing. Please contact us at 619.423.3414 to set up an appointment.

The orientation will inform you of our services in detail and the requirements and procedures for enrollment. You must attend an orientation prior to taking the assessment test. The test measures aptitude, abilities and skill levels. While carefully considering your interests and values, our staff will help you figure out the occupations that you will most likely succeed in.

Interested in hiring a veteran? Please contact , VVSD's director of employment services.