Trigg County Certified Work Ready Community

​​Congratulations to Trigg County on their designation as a Work Ready Community!  Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet Secretary Hal Heiner announced that Trigg County was one of the three newest counties to be certified as a  Kentucky Work Ready Community. The other counties are Bullitt and Montgomery.

The Work Ready Communities certification program from the Kentucky Workforce Innovation Board (KWIB) and the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet assures employers that a local workforce has the talent and skills necessary to staff existing jobs and to master the innovative technologies new jobs will require.

Currently, there are 29 counties in Kentucky that have achieved Work Ready Communities certification by the KWIB, and there are 39 counties in progress to become Work Ready Communities.