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Edgefield, South Carolina

Edgefield is a certified Work Ready Community.

Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Jan 31, 2024

Goals updated only for participating counties

45063 Lexington 0.47 0.56 us-sc-063 LE 45081 Saluda 0.51 0.49 us-sc-081 SA 45003 Aiken 0.42 0.50 us-sc-003 AI 45037 Edgefield 0.36 0.49 us-sc-037 ED 45019 Charleston 0.25 0.68 us-sc-019 CH 45007 Anderson 0.50 0.53 us-sc-007 AN 45001 Abbeville 0.55 0.64 us-sc-001 AB 45077 Pickens 0.48 0.44 us-sc-077 PI 45041 Florence 0.45 0.50 us-sc-041 FL 45085 Sumter 0.27 0.50 us-sc-085 SU 45029 Colleton 0.52 0.47 us-sc-029 CO 45005 Allendale 0.50 0.41 us-sc-005 AL 45009 Bamberg 0.38 0.58 us-sc-009 BA 45089 Williamsburg 0.45 0.44 us-sc-089 WI 45067 Marion 0.42 0.24 us-sc-067 MA 45061 Lee 0.38 0.42 us-sc-061 LE 45027 Clarendon 0.46 0.59 us-sc-027 CL 45015 Berkeley 0.41 0.44 us-sc-015 BE 45051 Horry 0.42 0.50 us-sc-051 HO 45033 Dillon 0.45 0.54 us-sc-033 DI 45013 Beaufort 0.49 0.24 us-sc-013 BE 45053 Jasper 0.57 0.36 us-sc-053 JA 45017 Calhoun 0.41 0.45 us-sc-017 CA 45087 Union 0.52 0.44 us-sc-087 UN 45039 Fairfield 0.50 0.41 us-sc-039 FA 45091 York 0.50 0.51 us-sc-091 YO 45031 Darlington 0.59 0.39 us-sc-031 DA 45055 Kershaw 0.48 0.53 us-sc-055 KE 45057 Lancaster 0.43 0.68 us-sc-057 LA 45025 Chesterfield 0.53 0.37 us-sc-025 CH 45043 Georgetown 0.49 0.50 us-sc-043 GE 45071 Newberry 0.57 0.46 us-sc-071 NE 45047 Greenwood 0.53 0.58 us-sc-047 GR 45059 Laurens 0.43 0.55 us-sc-059 LA 45045 Greenville 0.63 0.38 us-sc-045 GR 45073 Oconee 0.53 0.51 us-sc-073 OC 45079 Richland 0.63 0.45 us-sc-079 RI 45075 Orangeburg 0.44 0.48 us-sc-075 OR 45011 Barnwell 0.57 0.57 us-sc-011 BA 45083 Spartanburg 0.44 0.40 us-sc-083 SP 45069 Marlboro 0.51 0.38 us-sc-069 MA 45065 McCormick 0.41 0.25 us-sc-065 MC 45023 Chester 0.55 0.46 us-sc-023 CH 45021 Cherokee 0.48 0.38 us-sc-021 CH 45049 Hampton 0.35 0.60 us-sc-049 HA 45035 Dorchester 0.60 0.50 us-sc-035 DO

Status History

Certified: Dec 2014

3 out of 5
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Progress Towards Goals

Edgefield is actively engaged in maintaining their status as a Work Ready Community. To do so, they must earn 5 points that prove their ongoing commitment to developing a thriving economy for employers and employees.

Traditional goals 3 Points

Maximum of 4 points possible

Current Goal - 1 points

Emerging Goal - 1 points

Transitioning Goal - 1 points

Optional goals 0 Points

Maximum of 3 points possible

Economic Regions Including Edgefield

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
NCRC
Plus
Emerging High School 888 236 451 185 16 39
College 66 11 33 12 10 6
Current Private 159 34 66 43 16 13
Public 118 23 71 13 11 9
Transitioning Adult Education 584 108 251 144 81 11
Unemployed 419 121 224 63 11 35
Recent Veteran 6 0 + 0 0 0
Workforce category not identified 90 12 24 8 + 0
Totals 2282 545 1123 468 146 113
Workforce Total
NCRC
Emerging High School 888 236 451 185 16 39
College 66 11 33 12 10 6
Current Private 159 34 66 43 16 13
Public 118 23 71 13 11 9
Transitioning Adult Education 584 108 251 144 81 11
Unemployed 419 121 224 63 11 35
Recent Veteran 6 0 + 0 0 0
Workforce category not identified 90 12 24 8 + 0
Totals 2282 545 1123 468 146 113

The table above is a detailed breakdown of the same ACT WorkKeys NCRC data presented in the upper right box on this page and represents ACT WorkKeys NCRCs earned or improved throughout the community. All ACT WorkKeys NCRC data is updated monthly.

+ Value less than 4

ACT WorkKeys NCRCs Earned

Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to Jan 31, 2024

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 139 999
Current
30 299
Transitioning 250 1052
Workforce category not identified 45 45
Workforce Goals Actual
Employers Supporting 17 33

Improved ACT NCRC

To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
Not Earned 13 2 0 0
Bronze 19 1 0
Silver 11 2
Gold 2
 
 

Employers in Edgefield County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

  • GLEAMNS Human Resources Commission
  • Piedmont Technical College
  • Upper Savannah Regional Education Center
  • Upper Savannah Council of Governments
  • Edgefield County
  • Trantech Radiator Products
  • Edgefield County Adult Education Center
  • SC Department of Corrections
  • Santee Cooper
  • Eaton Corporation Hydraulics
  • Burton Center
  • Caterpillar Inc.
  • SC Vocational Rehabilitation
  • SC Department of Social Services
  • South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitaion
  • SC Dept. of Employment & Workforce
  • South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Spartanburg County Adult Education
  • gold star icon Economic Development Partnership
  • Kimberly-Clark Corporation
  • MAU Workforce Solutions
  • Arbor E&T, LLC d/b/a ResCare Workforce
    Services
  • gold star icon Goodwill Industries of Middle Georgia &
    CSRA
  • Pendarvis Chevrolet
  • Piedmont Technical College

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