(CBS DETROIT) – An advanced manufacturing program is being offered to small businesses hit hard by the pandemic.
Lift Detroit is offering certification to 250 manufacturing workers in CNC machine operations, industrial technology maintenance, welding and robotics.READ MORE: Detroit Police Department To Host Drive-Up Candy Stations On Oct. 31 At All Precincts
The program is known as “Operation Next” and is free through funding from the CARES Act.READ MORE: Metro Detroit Woman Files Lawsuit Against Walmart, Says Discriminated Against By Managers
Officials say the course is designed to re-skill and up-skill incumbent manufacturing workers.MORE NEWS: Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming Soon?
Employers have the option to train workers at their own site or at lift’s lab in Corktown.
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