Kansas Industrial Training (KIT)

Category: State and Local Incentives

The Kansas Industrial training (KIT) program may be used to assist firms involved in net new job creation. Training can include subjects that provide knowledge and specific skills necessary for job entry including instruction on the company’s own production equipment on the plant floor or on similar machinery in a classroom setting.

Eligible Expenditures

  • Instructor salaries
  • Curriculum planning and development
  • Materials, supplies, textbooks
  • Training aids
  • Minor training equipment

Who Qualifies

To be eligible, a company must create at least one new position at an average wage equal to or greater than the median wage for their county.  For Reno County, the current median wage is $16.01 hourly wage and $33,310 annual wage.


Debra Teufel
Hutchinson/Reno County Chamber
117 N. Walnut
Hutchinson, KS 67501
Phone: 620-662-3391

Becky Kester
Kansas Department of Commerce
KIT/KIR Program Manager
Phone: 785-296-4238
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