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Hicks-Hudson announces funding for Workforce Based Training and Equipment Project

Lawmaker says funds will provide more quality opportunities for Northwest Ohioans
March 29, 2019
Paula Hicks-Hudson News

State Rep. Paula Hicks-Hudson (D-Toledo) today announced the release of $59,957.80 in state funds to support the University of Toledo workforce based training and equipment project.

“These funds will help train students for jobs in emerging, high demand fields and link area businesses with highly trained candidates,” said Rep. Hicks-Hudson. “Investing in workforce development is crucial for workers and businesses alike to continue to grow and compete in an ever-changing economy.”  

The University of Toledo Workforce Based Training & Equipment project supports the education and skill training of students and workers to meet current and future needs of growing, emerging, and high demand industries. The funding provided will be used for equipment that will support regional workforce and educational objectives including the automotive, aerospace, and biomedical industries.