Services Accessible through... Kentucky Career Center - Cumberlands
Kentucky Farm Worker Program — Kentucky Farmworker Programs, Inc. provides assistance to employers who are looking for trained, qualified workers by; assisting with job applications; job referrals; on-the-job training (employer gets a money back incentive while new worker is training) and follow-sups and counseling when needed to insure retention of that new employee.
Pine Knot Job Corps Civilian Conservation Center — The Pine Knot Job Corps Civilian Conservation Center (PKJCCCC) is a residential job training program for at risk young people between 16-24 years of age that is located within the magnificent Daniel Boone National Forest in Pine Knot, KY. The Center offers training opportunities in nine different Career Technical Training areas to include: Automobile Technology, Computer Technology, Construction Craft Laborer, Culinary Arts, Union Bricklaying, Union Carpentry, Union Painting, Urban Forestry and Welding; and both a GED and High School Diploma Program. The PKJCCCC is operated by the U.S. Forest Service through an inter-agency agreement with the U.S. Department of Labor and serves 224 students.
The Office of Vocational Rehabilitation — Kentucky Vocational Rehabilitation assists businesses in hiring, developing and keeping valued employees. They provide an array of services at no cost. The Office of Vocational Rehabilitation wants to work with your business toward placement and retention of people with disabilities in the workforce. Our custom-designed programs and services exemplify your tax dollars at work for Kentucky’s business and industry. How can we help your business; accessibility checklist, employment services, personnel assistance, staff development & financial incentives. Employment services offered; prescreening of applicants based on essential job requirements, on-site job trainer and support services, job restructuring/ work site adjustment, accessibility survey of complete work site, assistive technology; devices and specialized equipment to assist in job success and follow-up services.
Somerset Community College — The Workforce Solutions Department, is committed to providing solutions for the workforce development needs of the local business community. We offer high quality, cost-effective customized training and assessment services that are designed to improve the performance and efficiency of your company. SCC Workforce Solutions staff will work with you to design training programs to meet the specific needs of your company and bring them directly to your location at a time convenient for you. Most classes award academic credit which may be applied towards a certificate, diploma or associates degree offered at SCC. In addition to the training, SCC Workforce Solutions staff can help clients develop a KY WINS project, if eligible, that will assist with the training costs. We offer training in the following areas: Leadership, Team Building, Customer Service, Lean/Quality/Six Sigma/ISO, Maintenance and Technical Training, Computer, Safety, Employee Development, CDL, Lineman, and Continuing Education.
Experience Works — Experience Works is a national, charitable, community based organization focused on meeting the training and employment needs of individuals who are 55 and older, unemployed and have a limited income. Serving 59 counties in Kentucky as well as 29 other states (and Puerto Rico), Experience Works is the largest and oldest Employment & Training Program for seniors in the nation. For more information visit our web site at www.experienceworks.org.