NCTC lands new workforce development grant
North Central Texas College will help train 244 new and current workers about new manufacturing technologies, thanks to a $490,741 Skills Development Fund grant.
The grant from the Texas Workforce Commission will train employees for Bowie Industries, Empire Countertops, MFG Texas, Team Fishel and Tri-Tex Cabinets. The businesses are all part of a manufacturing consortium.
The employees will learn specialized new technology for blue print reading, computer numeric control systems and other types of jobs within the manufacturing companies.