Help Your Business Thrive
How We Can Help
Tucker County Development Authority wants to help your business succeed. Let us connect you to West Virginia workforce development resources, job training programs, and local partners so that you can make the best decisions when it comes to sustaining or growing your business.
Workforce Development Programs
THE WORKFORCE INVESTMENT ACT (WIA) PROGRAM
This customized training program is available to employers that hire individuals that meet specific program requirements. The program targets jobs seekers that are either economically disadvantaged or displaced due to job shifting in the region.
WEST VIRGINIA ADVANCE PROGRAM
This flexible program offers customized job training awards to new and existing businesses. The program offers development and delivery of training services that will support a company's startup and ongoing employee development initiatives through a local community and technical college.
WORKKEYS CAREER READINESS CERTIFICATES
The nationally recognized WorkKeys Career Readiness Certificates from WorkForce West Virginia aid in the process of matching qualified job seekers with jobs while assuring businesses that the State of West Virginia has a ready and skilled workforce.
Job Training Programs
WORKFORCE WEST VIRGINIA
Workforce West Virginia provides an integrated process with one point of contact to all segments of the workforce development system. It coordinates all state and federal training resources to serve employers and job seekers by:
- Providing job search, job training, and re-training
- Helping employers upgrade employees’ skills to improve retention and productivity with training designed for an employer’s specific needs, on- or off-site.
- Working with employers to forecast future job-creation needs and plan for West Virginia's future
GOVERNOR'S GUARANTEED WORKFORCE PROGRAMS
This flexible, customized training program offers assistance to eligible companies and businesses by providing funding that directly supports the transfer of knowledge and skills. Companies must create a minimum of 10 net new jobs within a 12-month period.