Businesses in the Kentucky Lake region can benefit from close proximity to a number of colleges and universities as well as state programs that facilitate and incentivize workforce training.
Workforce Programs & Resources
Helps businesses recruit employees, offers customized training resources as well as funding for training.
Grant-in-Aid (GIA): Grant reimbursement for workforce and skills training upgrade costs for new and expanding companies.
Skills Training Investment Credit (STIC): Tax credit to offset worker training costs.
Kentucky Wins In-Kind Training
In-kind assistance through the local community colleges in workforce recruiting, screening and training.
Statewide workforce resource for employee recruitment and training services.
A partnership of regional manufacturers whose purpose is to implement career pathway, apprenticeship-style educational programs that will create a pipeline of highly skilled workers.
State program with registered apprenticeships in: construction, manufacturing, telecommunications, information technology/networking , service and retail industries, health care, public utilities and the public sector.