CLEMSON — WorkLink Workforce Investment Board is accepting applications for the Incumbent Worker Training (IWT) program. IWT grants are available for businesses in Anderson, Oconee, and Pickens counties.
Incumbent Worker Training grants allow employers that have at least one employee and are current on all South Carolina state tax obligations to upgrade the skills of their current workforce through reimbursable training services and expenses.
In addition, employers who are awarded training funds must recognize SC WorkReady Communities Initiative by being a “recognizing level” business, as well as pay wages of at least $10.50 per hour. All approved trainings must be completed by April 30, 2015.
Guidelines and applications are available by contacting Reneé Murdock, WorkLink Business Services Representative, at 864-646-1468 or email@example.com. Applications and guidelines can be found online at http://worklink.scworks.org/news.php#247.
Completed applications should be mailed to Reneé Murdock, SC Works Clemson Comprehensive Center at East Park, 1376 Tiger Blvd., Suite 102, Clemson, SC 29631 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. All applications must be postmarked or received via email by Sept. 15.