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Incumbent Worker Training Program Funding Available – 2014

Posted by Berkeley Chamber of Commerce on September 2, 2014 in Community Events , Education
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Incumbent Worker Training Program Funding Available - 2014Incumbent Worker Training Assistance (IWT) is being made available under provisions of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998. The purpose of the IWT Program is to assist employers in training currently employed workers in an effort to keep businesses & workers competitive. Private Sector South Carolina employers located in the counties of Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties in need of training for incumbent workers due to expansion & changing skill requirements caused by new technology, retooling, new product lines, & new organizational restructuring may be eligible for IWT assistance.

Employers can contact Seth Duncan, Business Services Manager, SC Works Trident, for more information and/or to obtain an application at 725-0306 or via email at sethd@bcdcog.com. You can also direct them to our website at http://www.tridentscworks.org/ for information and a copy of the application.

The deadline to submit applications is October 4, 2014. The deadline to have all courses/training completed is May 30, 2015.

IWT Program Flyer

Incumbent Worker Training Program Funding Application

Incumbent Worker Training Program Funding Available - 2014