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.