The Division of Outreach Services and the Division of Computer Information Services/Technology of the University of West Alabama was awarded the Trade Adjustment Assistance Community College and Career Training Grants Program (TAACCCT) by the Employment and Training Administration of the Department of Labor in October, 2012. The Applied Manufacturing Technology Program of the University of West Alabama is funded by the DOL for 4 years to serve 245 participants.
The University of West Alabama will implement a three tiered project to provide training in applied manufacturing technology for unemployed and underemployed TAA impacted adults in the Black Belt Region of west Alabama and other adults. The Applied Manufacturing Technology Training Program is a comprehensive program including assessments, career paths, individualized basic education programs, manufacturing technology training, experiential learning experiences, support services, and job placement.
This project is funded with Federal Funds made available by the U.S. Department of Labor Employment & Training Administration.
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