Vulnerable Worker

A Vulnerable Worker is a currently employed individual that requires retraining.  Individuals must meet two of the following three criteria:

  • Individual is employed in an occupation that is listed as “not in demand” on the regions Demand-Decline List.
  • Individual has not reached the “tipping point” defined as one year (45 credits) AND a certificate or degree related to their college coursework.
  • Individuals unable to meet new skill standards of current employment without retraining. 


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