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ed Georgia Tech and the University of Connecticut to lead a program that will address
workforce training needs in the technology
area of advanced materials and process technologies in energy-related manufacturing.
"With new knowledge and skills in advanced materials and process technologies
for manufacturing, the students in these
two traineeship programs will have the potential to advance new technology research
and development leading to meaningful impacts across the energy and manufacturing
sectors," the DOE said.
These investments will yield ongoing advancement, and that can only mean good
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Manufacturers need skilled workers, and
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this need. We know manufacturing offers a
bright future for dedicated workers, and it's
good that more communities and people
are realizing this, as well.
In just the last week of February, I read
about 10 different programs launching to
focus on manufacturing training, or enhancing their current training operations.
Starting this fall in New Hampshire,
sophomores, juniors and seniors from two
high schools will have an opportunity to get
hands-on manufacturing training. In New
York, the Otsego County Chamber of Commerce is working with SUNY Broome Community College and CDO Workforce NY
to create a Manufacturing Basics Training
Program. In Oregon, the All Hands Raised
organization continues its work to support
Portland-area children by building upon its
Pathways to Construction and Manufacturing Careers and adding to the number of
schools this program serves.
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