Incumbent Worker Training Assistance Now Available

Incumbent Worker Training Assistance

The Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments announces the availability of Incumbent Worker Training Assistance (IWT) under provisions of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014.  The purpose of this IWT Program is to assist employers in training currently employed workers in an effort to keep businesses and workers competitive.  Private Sector South Carolina Employers located in the counties of Williamsburg, Georgetown and Horry in need of training for incumbent workers due to expansion and changing skill requirements caused by new technology, retooling, new product lines, and new organizational restructuring may be eligible for IWT assistance.

Interested employers must forward their application for IWT assistance no later than 5pm on Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 to:

Ayla Hemeon
Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments
1230 Highmarket Street
Georgetown, SC  29440

You may request additional information and an IWT Application by emailing request to or by downloading the application below.