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Greenville County EMS Academy

Greenville County EMS partnered with SC Works and Greenville Technical College to create the GCEMS Academy. The 10-week, all expenses paid program produced its first graduating class who are now taking those basic lifesaving skills and joining the EMS workforce. Watch video here! The rookies have many role models in EMS. The Greenville Journal featured…

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On-the-Job Training for Jobseekers

Are you looking for employment with competitive wages?  On-the-Job Training (OJT) may be right for you! Pre-qualify for multiple openings where you learn and earn at the same time!  We’re working with in-demand industry employers who want to help you learn a new skill while you’re working.  All positions pay at least $12.00 per hour.…

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Greenville WIOA Youth Program

The Greenville WIOA Youth Program, funded under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, is helping youth break down barriers to employment.  Through our Youth program, you can get help with: High School Diploma or GEDPostsecondary EducationApprenticeshipsInternshipsJob TrainingCareer CounselingWork ExperienceFinancial Literacy For more information, contact the WIOA Youth Program at (864) 506-2080.

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Priority of Services

Please be advised that the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) has a priority of services. This means that WIOA training will be prioritized for adult customers who are veterans, who fall under income guidelines, and/or who need upgrading in basic skills required to successfully find and keep a job.

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About Us

The Greenville County Workforce Development Board (WDB) is appointed by the chief elected official in accordance with state criteria and is certified by the governor every two years. A majority of board members must represent diverse businesses in the Greenville area and hold positions as owners, chief executive officers, chief operating officers or have optimum policymaking or hiring authority.