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Southside Virginia Community College Host Dream It. Do It. Virginia Camp to Farmville Students

Farmville students take to the skies at the Dream It! Do It! Virginia Drone Camp-Southside Virginia Community College http://www.farmvilleherald.com/2016/06/svcc-hosts-drone-camp/

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Highlights from Valley Vocational Technical Center’s Hands-On Technology Academy

Highlights from Valley Vocational Technical Center’s Hands-On Technology Academy http://www.whsv.com/content/news/Manufacturing-camp-hosted-in-Fishersville-434356563.html

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Patrick Henry Engineering Technology Camp a “Timely Experience”

Patrick Henry Engineering Technology Camp a “Timely Experience” http://www.wdbj7.com/content/news/Martinsville-and-Henry-County-students-test-out-engineering-430925453.html

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Enroll Today — Save Energy & Money Tomorrow

Building Operator Certification® (BOC) is the leading training and certification program for building engineers and maintenance personnel. Our graduates make their buildings more comfortable, efficient and environmentally friendly. Created and validated by industry experts and practitioners, BOC is the only credential program that is third-party verified to save energy, and the only program to require […]

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Virginia Career and Technical Education: Manufacturing

Virginia’s 16 career clusters and career assessments help students investigate careers and design their plan of study to advance their career goals. Within each career cluster, there are multiple career pathways that represent a common set of skills and knowledge, including academic, technical, and career readiness skills that lead to credentials necessary to pursue a full range of career opportunities from […]

Partnerships hail high schoolers’ engineering challenge and new workforce certifications

MARTINSVILLE, VA – Starting on June 26, high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors will be tinkering with advanced manufacturing equipment and hob knobbing with industry leaders in the engineering, technology, and manufacturing sectors. Using these resources, students will go head-to-head in a product design competition. Vying for a chance to win big, students will dive […]

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Career Pathways for Individuals with Disabilities offers credentials

CPID representatives and business leaders from Nebraska, Georgia and Kentucky joined representatives from the Virginia CPID, including the Department of Aging and Rehabilitative Services, the Department for the Blind and Vision Impaired, the Wilson Workforce and Rehabilitation Center at a three-day conference hosted by the Virginia Manufacturers Association and Manufacturing Skills Institute. Learn more about […]

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MT1s a SUCCESS in Nevada!

MT1s a SUCCESS in Nevada!

Students are excited about their MT1 Certification and the new opportunities it brings.  

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NCI Board Approves Plans for Future Direction

NCI Board Approves Plans for Future Direction

MARTINSVILLE, Va. – Progress and new programming were the themes of the New College Institute (NCI) Board of Directors meeting on Monday. During the meeting, NCI Chair Senator Bill Stanley presented a proposal for the future direction of the institution, which was unanimously approved by the Board. NCI adopted a conceptual framework that focuses on […]

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Recent Manufacturing Technology Training Program Graduate Already Working

Recent Manufacturing Technology Training Program Graduate Already Working

Austin McQuade is thrilled to be working just a few short weeks following his graduation from WWRC’s Manufacturing Technology Training (MTT) Program. (Hear exciting interview with Austin on the VR Workforce Studio Podcast). He applied to three different companies, and had two solid job offers within a week once they review his application and saw […]