Mechatronics Integrated Trades program receives award

Mechatronics Integrated Trades program receives award

The Mechatronics Integrated Trades program that launched a new training curriculum for advanced manufacturing careers earned Great Lakes Community Action Partnership (GLCAP) and Terra State Community College a 2018 OACAA/John Glenn College of Public Affairs Exemplary Program award. The award was presented in January at the Ohio Association of Community Action Agency’s 2019 Winter Legislative Conference in Columbus.…

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Mechatronics students ready for work

Mechatronics students ready for work

Skilled trades careers are in high demand. Northwest Ohio employers are typically eager to find qualified employees to fill available positions in plant maintenance and other skilled fields. The students who recently earned certification in Mechatronics can attest to this. These students, who took part in a Dec. 18, 2017 certification ceremony at the Advanced Manufacturing Training Center at the University of Toledo Scott Park, have had great success transitioning into the workforce. Of the ten students who earned certification in the course, nine already have secured employment.…

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