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Greenfield Industries, a subsidiary of TDC Cutting Tools Co., has established two registered apprenticeship programs for CNC operators and maintenance technicians.

Apprenticeship is a method of employee development that combines supervised on-the-job learning and job-related education.

“Registering” a program with the U.S. Department of Labor is a way for an employer to show commitment to developing a high-quality work force that meets nationally recognized training standards. Registered apprenticeship programs also enable employees to receive incremental wage increases as they demonstrate new competencies throughout the training program.

Greenfield’s apprenticeship programs will use Tri-County Technical College’s CNC operator and mechatronics programs as the primary education source....

Ken Notes: You may want to touch base with your local companies that use CNC machines. The technology is changing so fast that it is hard for a the Tech Systems to keep up with the latest equipment. Apprenticeship is a perfect solution!

Read More At: http://www.greenvilleonline.com/story/money/business/2014/05/31/local-manufacturer-adds-apprenticeships/9804905/



- - Volume: 2 - WEEK: 23 Date: 6/3/2014 9:37:22 AM -