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$1.3M in grants to train 350 at Lakeshore Tech

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INSIGHT ON: Workforce Education – Streamlining skills training

$35M in state Blueprint for Prosperity grants pave the way for students, technical colleges, employers to collaborate toward filling in-demand jobs.

Grants of more than $1.3 million from the Wisconsin Fast Forward program will go to Lakeshore Technical College to train 352 workers for the following in-demand fields:

» $164,004 to train 36 workers in Manufacturing: Introduction to Industrial Maintenance

» $204,629 to train 48 workers in Manufacturing: General Manufacturing/Production (MSSC)

» $194,174 to train 24 workers in Manufacturing: Industrial Technician Automation

» $182,107 to train 40 workers in Manufacturing: Basic Food Production and Manufacturing

» $160,369 to train 24 workers in Manufacturing: Mid-level Food Production and Manufacturing

» $196,109 to train 100 workers in Information Technology – Industry Certifications

» $82,639 to train 20 workers in Health Care: Nursing Assistant

» $200,499 to train 60 workers in Law, Public Safety & Security: Basic EMT

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