Newberry County

Newberry County is a certified Work Ready Community that is actively engaged in maintaining their status.
Showing: Jan 1, 2012 to May 31, 2018

Goals updated only for participating counties

94%

of maintaining goals completed

Maintaining Goals

Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
Emerging 230 1255
Current 40 199
Transitioning 326 645
Workforce category not identified 26
Goals Actual
Improved Certificates 44 33

Employer Supporting Goals

Employers supporting
New and reaffirming employers support goal 37
New and reaffirming employers support actual 35

Newberry County

ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificate [NCRC]

Workforce Total
NCRC
Bronze
NCRC
Silver
NCRC
Gold
NCRC
Platinum
NCRC
NCRC
Plus
Emerging High School 1126 340 622 + + 92
College 129 + 78 33 + 0
Current Private 127 32 69 26 0 +
Public 72 17 49 6 0 +
Transitioning Adult Education 303 136 152 15 0 0
Unemployed 341 126 187 + + 14
Recent Veteran + + 0 0 + 0
Workforce category not identified 26 5 18 + + 0
Totals 2125 673 1175 273 4 111

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

Employers in Newberry County recognize or recommend the ACT WorkKeys NCRC

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  • ISE *
  • Carolina Truck Specialist *
  • Komatsu *
  • InSite Support Services *
  • The Regional Medical Center of
    Orangeburg and Calhoun
    Counties
  • Dillon County Chamber of
    Commerce *
  • SC Department of Social
    Services *
  • SC Vocational Rehabilitation *
  • Newberry County Library System *
  • City of Newberry *
  • Newberry County Career Center *
  • Newberry County Chamber of
    Commerce *
  • School District of Newberry
    County *
  • Stokes-Trainor *
  • Newberry County Auditor's
    Office *
  • Caterpillar Inc. *
  • Burton Center
  • Greenwood Genetic Center
  • Santee Cooper
  • Newberry County Adult
    Education Center *
  • Apprenticeship Carolina *
  • Remedy Intelligent Staffing *
  • Newberry County DSS *
  • Southern Environmental Systems
    LLC *
  • SWM International *
  • Gallman Personnel Services,
    Inc. (GPS)
  • readySC *
  • Insite Support Services *
  • Newberry County Council *
  • Sonic *
  • Upper Savannah Council of
    Governments *
  • Upper Savannah Regional
    Education Center
  • Piedmont Technical College *
  • GLEAMNS Human Resources
    Commission
  • Shakespeare Composite
    Structures *
  • Kiswire Inc. *
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    Maintaining Goals

    Workforce Goals Actual NCRC
    Emerging 230 1255
    Current 40 199
    Transitioning 326 645
    Workforce category not identified 26
    Goals Actual
    Improved Certificates 44 33

    Employer Supporting Goals

    Employers supporting 71
    New and reaffirming employers support goal 37
    New and reaffirming employers support actual 35

    Improved ACT NCRC


    To/From Bronze Silver Gold Platinum
    Not Earned 17 5 0 0
    Bronze 11 0 0
    Silver 0 0
    Gold 0

    About ACT


    Founded in 1959, ACT is a not-for-profit organization headquartered in Iowa City, Iowa, and dedicated to helping people achieve education and workplace success. ACT provides a broad array of assessment, research, information and program management solutions in the areas of education and workforce development.

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    This website reports the ACT® WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates earned at the county and state level and the progress being made by those participating states and counties in the ACT Work Ready Community initiative. This site only represents data stored in the ACT RegiSTAR™ system, a web-based reporting and management tool for ACT WorkKeys National Career Readiness Certificates.


    State and national ACT WorkKeys NCRC data runs from January 2006 through May 31, 2018 , while county-level data is starting from January 2012. State job profile data runs from January 2007 through May 31, 2018 , while national job profile data reaches back to 1993. Again, please note that county-level ACT WorkKeys NCRC data collection began in January 2012 for WorkKeys Internet Version, and in July 2012 for pencil and paper assessments. State and national certificate totals include historical data prior to 2012.


    WorkKeys® assessments are used across the nation, and many states have built their own Career Readiness Certificates based upon WorkKeys assessment results. You will find an asterisk denoting those states. This website will continue to evolve as the first two rounds of participating states give us feedback on what they would like to see -- and based on your feedback, as well.


    Please contact us if you have comments, questions or would like to receive more information.