SC Works Local and Regional Plans for Public Comment

The Trident Workforce Development area and the South Coast Region are seeking public comments on the two-year local and regional plan modifications. The plans must identify and describe the policies, […]

SC Works Charleston Center Temporarily Closed Due To Water Damage

Due to water damage caused by an overnight sprinkler system malfunction, the SC Works Charleston center, located at 1930 Hanahan Road in North Charleston, will be closed until further notice. […]

SC Works Trident Announces Hiring Events For Month Of November

SC Works Trident today announced three hiring events scheduled to take place throughout November, each designed to connect jobseekers and employers throughout the tri-county region The scheduled events are: MUSC […]

Trident Workforce Development Area Incumbent Worker Training Program Funding Available

Incumbent Worker Training funds (IWT) are being made available under provisions of the Workforce Innovations and Opportunity Act. The Incumbent Worker Training (IWT) Program provides funding to help cover the […]


The Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester Council of Governments and SC Works Trident will host a Public Sector Career Fair on Wednesday, Aug. 17 to provide public sector employers an opportunity to connect with […]

SC Works To Host Back To Work Training Program

SC Works Trident today announced its upcoming multi-week Back to Work Soft Skills and Job Search Training Program, which aims to help job seekers throughout the region develop the skills […]

September 2021 Employment Statement

August 2021 Employment Situation

Benefit Programs Continue to Successfully Roll Out for South Carolinians

The Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation (PEUC) extension program, made available through the Continued Assistance for Unemployed Workers Act, has been implemented and is now active. Eligible claimants, who have exhausted their PEUC weeks under the CARES Act, will be able to receive an additional 11 weeks of benefits.