13 major automotive manufacturers, and numerous tier 1 automotive suppliers are located within 200 miles of Northwest Kentucky and Henderson County. Another 8 OEMs are located within 300 miles. Central location and quick access and delivery – the Henderson advantage.
Location, multi-modal transportation, and workforce make Henderson County an ideal choice for automotive industry companies and suppliers. Henderson is situated in the heart of the nation’s automotive belt and offers access to more than a dozen major manufacturing facilities.
Skills Training Pipeline
Henderson Community College
Henderson Community College (HCC) offers several programs to prepare students for the metalworking industry. Their Welding Technology Program offers several tracks, including Arc Welding, Gas Metal Arc Welding, Pipeline Welding, and many others. Along with this, HCC trains students for the metalworking industry through their Industrial Maintenance Technology program. Students can choose from a lengthy list of tracks that are specific to industry needs. HCC offers other relevant certificate and degree programs to prepare students for the modern workforce.