LTC to Offer Free Informational Event Focused On Apprenticeship for Businesses

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

4/8/2015

CLEVELAND, WI – 

Lakeshore Technical College will be hosting a free event for all businesses that will feature information on how Apprenticeship can be a solution to filling open positions at your organization.  The informational session will be held on Thursday, April 16, from 7:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m. in the Foundation Conference Room located on LTC's Cleveland campus.

 

Participants have the opportunity to learn what an apprenticeship is and the benefits of sponsoring an Industrial Manufacturing Technician apprentice. Participants will also learn what funding options are currently available through Wisconsin Regional Training Partnership Big Step to support this initiative.

The event will also include breakfast and a presentation from Joe Nicosia, Manufacturing Industry Coordinator, WRTP and an employer currently participating in the Industrial Manufacturing Technician Apprenticeship Program. The event will conclude with an optional tour of LTC's KOHLER Center for Manufacturing Excellence.

To register please visit http://www.gotoltc.edu/apprenticeship-event/.  For questions or detailed information, call Sheila Schetter at 920.693.1238, or e-mail at scheila.schetter@gotoltc.edu.

About Lakeshore Technical College

Each year more than 11,000 people enroll in courses at Lakeshore Technical College. They rely on LTC for job preparation, to earn a degree, upgrade a specialized skill, train as an apprentice, or seek a high school equivalency. LTC faculty and staff meet students where they are in life and help them get one step closer to achieving their goals.

Close to 1,000 students graduate from LTC each year, and LTC’s associate degree graduates earn an average starting salary of $45,000 per year. In addition to the Cleveland campus, LTC serves students in Manitowoc and Sheboygan, and offers classes at four sites throughout the district. Visit LTC at gotoltc.edu.

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