Posts Tagged ‘education’

  • Area Manufacturers Hiring Skilled Workers

    February 6th, 2012 | Featured, News

    New JWCC Welding Training Opens Pipeline of Skilled Workers for Area Manufacturers A new four-week basic welding training program at John Wood Community College is opening a pipeline for area manufacturers seeking skilled workers for dozens of open positions. Because of the need to place welders in immediate openings, John Wood created a program to […]


  • Quincy Area Safety Council Sponsors OSHA General Industry Courses

    June 15th, 2011 | Featured, News

    The Quincy Area Safety Council (QASC) will sponsor OSHA General Industry Courses July 18 – 21 at Vatterott College in Quincy.  The OSHA 10-hour General Industry Course will take place from 8am-5pm Monday, July 18 – Tuesday July 19. The OSHA 30-hour General Industry Course will take place 8am-5pm Monday, July 18 – Thursday, July […]


  • A look back at 2010: Education & Workforce Development

    February 7th, 2011 | Featured, News

    The fourth in our series of articles highlighting the remarks of GREDF Board Chairperson, Connie Schroeder at our 2011 Annual Meeting. A look back at EDUCATION & WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT in the Tri-States in 2010… Quincy University’s confidence in the future is displayed in the $5.2 million dollar, 92-room dormitory taking shape on campus. Students will begin living in the new suite-style […]