Free Manufacturing Training Open House

Wed. 14th of Aug. 2013 at 5:00 pm


John Wood Community College will offer a free 16-week manufacturing training starting August 26 at its Workforce Development Center at 4220 Kochs Lane in Quincy. The training is focused on helping participants gain qualifications for entry level manufacturing jobs, which are in high demand regionally.

The program will provide an overview of the machining and manufacturing process from start to finish.  Students will be introduced to a variety of skills in the planning, machining and finishing of metal products and develop skills in the use of hand tools, drill press, band saw, engine lathe, vertical milling machine and related equipment.

An open house is set for Wednesday, August 14 at 5 p.m. in the Career Readiness Center in Room D128 of the Heath Community Education and Fine Arts Center at JWCC’s Quincy campus at 48th and Harrison.  The event will provide details on how to access funding, course information and other details.

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