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Almost $1M in funding for industry recruitment

Posted: Jun 12, 2018 11:08 AM Updated:

Nearly one million dollars in federal funding is awarded to the Guam Department of Labor State Apprenticeship office.

The $968,000 grant was awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor Employment and Training Administration. The Pre-Apprenticeship Recruitment Pipeline Initiative, through the new grant, will help develop workers in various occupations within the construction, allied health, hospitality, and information technology industries.

Those involved would then develop workforce skills in demand-driven occupations found in local industries.

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