Horry County's workforce is one of the strongest in the country, because we offer some of the best training and workforce development programs available today. Whether your company needs assistance with hiring experienced employees or keeping your employees trained on the most advanced industry technology, our workforce development partners can help.
Workforce Training with readySC
ReadySC™ is one of the oldest and most experienced workforce training programs in the United States. For more than 50 years, readySC has partnered with the South Carolina Technical College System to provide well-trained employees to qualifying companies that invest in South Carolina. A comprehensive and customized process, readySC™ includes recruiting, screening and training, tailoring guidelines and curriculum to fit a company’s needs. For more information about readySC, CLICK HERE.
Horry Georgetown Technical College
HGTC is a leader in custom training and development programs, offering advanced training options in fields like manufacturing, engineering, machine operations, CNC welding and more. HGTC’s quick class start-up and thorough instruction precisely follow the training needs of employers. HGTC leaders work closely with local economic development officials and companies to grow, train and diversify Horry County's workforce. For more information about HGTC, CLICK HERE.
Pittsburg Institute of Aeronautics - Grand Strand Campus
PIA’s specialized Aviation Maintenance Technology (AMT) and Aviation Electronics Technology (AET) programs provide hands on experience. The aviation maintenance program prepare employees for an exciting career as a Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certified aircraft mechanic, and the aviation electronics (or avionics) program leads to opportunities as a Federal Communications Commission (FCC) licensed avionics technician. For more informations about PIA - Grand Strand Campus, CLICK HERE.
Souteastern Institute of Manufacturing & Technology
By utilizing the vast resources of the SiMT, you can train employees in a 3D, virtual reality environment reducing both expenses and exposure to accidents. You can bring products to market faster by employing the largest 3D printing capabilities in the Southeast. You can meet customer orders for parts and assemblies that exceed your normal capacities by outsourcing to our state-of-the-art machining center. For more information about SiMT, CLICK HERE.