News - - Western Technical College will receive $1,564,229 in workforce development funding to bolster its welding and medical assistant programs, according to a Tuesday announcement from Wisconsin officials.
Lt. Gov. Rebecca Kleefisch and the state’s top jobs official toured Western’s new South Side welding facility to mark the occasion, part of a two-week tour by Wisconsin lawmakers as they publicize more than $28 million in tech college grants.
“Technical colleges help us triage the skills gap issue we have in Wisconsin,” Kleefisch said. “Our skills gap issue is very, very pressing.”...Read More At: http://lacrossetribune.com/news/western-welding-program-to-benefit-from-state-grant/article_1d394381-5c28-5a24-82d2-60925d1a5a83.html
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