Jobseeker Education and Training Programs


Back to Work
Provides a combination of transitioning individuals to housing and career guidance to help individuals maintain gainful employment and self-sufficiency.


Business Application Plus
The S.C. Vocational Rehabilitation Department prepares individuals with disabilities for careers in customer service and office support.


Business Oriented Applications 
Training customized to meet business needs for employees who are proficient in specific applications.


Computer Aided Drafting
Training program that certifies individuals with disabilities in AutoCAD and SolidWorks through Vocational Rehabilitation.


English as a Second Language
Instruction provided to adults who lack proficiency in English through Adult Education.


Family Literacy
Individuals have the opportunity to work towards accomplishing academic and parenting goals simultaneously.


High School Diploma
Adult Education programs operated by school districts in South Carolina offer high school diploma courses to adult students lacking the credits needed to graduate.


High School Equivalency Diploma
Through the Adult Education office, South Carolina offers test-takers a secondary education credential.


Integrated Education and Training
A service approach that provides adult education and literacy activities concurrently and contextually with workforce preparation activities.


Integrated English Literacy and Civics Education
Education services provided to professionals to achieve competency in the English language and acquire the skills needed to function effectively as citizens.


Job Ready U.
An online assessment that addresses key workplace skills that existing and emerging workforce need to have in order to be successful in the workplace and school.


Junior Student Internship Program
A competitive, paid summer internship for high school juniors and seniors through the Commission for the Blind.


Networking and Server Support
Vocational Rehabilitation training program that certifies individuals with disabilities in networking and server support.


Office Review and Certification
Training opportunity for individuals with disabilities through Vocational Rehabilitation to become certified in the Microsoft Office Suite.


Palmetto Academic Training hub
A full array of training providers designed to meet WIOA participants' needs for employment or a career pathway.


Project Hope
Through the Department of Social Services, Project Hope provides education and training in health care to low-income individuals.


Ready to Work
The South Carolina Ready to Work assessment tests and scores employability skills that employers nationwide commonly define as essential.


Registered Apprenticeships
Combines supervised on-the-job learning with job-related classroom experience to maximize the skills of the current workforce.


Student Internship Program
An eight-week, 120-hour paid internship through the Commission for the Blind for college juniors, seniors, recent graduates from a four-year college or university. or graduate students.


Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act 
Helps jobseekers access employment, education, training and supportive services.


Workforce Preparation
Adult Education activities, programs or services designed to help an individual acquire a combination of basic skillsets.