Some industries are in the midst of a worker shortage that is expected to intensify as baby boomers age and the need for skilled workers grows. Wor-Wic Community College, Quality Staffing Services and other local partners are offering several grant funded programs.
NOTE: You may apply for these courses online HOWEVER, you will still have to come to the Salisbury office at 1237 N. Salisbury Blvd to complete the application, show ID and take Production Skills Test!
General Unmanned Aircraft Systems Specialist Training Program
The growth rate for the Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) industry will create new opportunities for training and career advancement. There is a critical shortage of skilled workers to support this growing industry not only on Delmarva, but all across the United States.
Through a partnership with Sentinel Robotic Solutions, UAV Solutions, Quality Staffing Services, and the Lower Shore Workforce Alliance, Wor-Wic Community College is offering an unmanned vehicle training course funded by a Maryland EARN grant.
Next course begins October 2017.
Welding Training Program
Introduction to Arc Welding is a 13 week course designed to provide the entry level welder with the skills necessary to secure employment in the welding industry.
Through a partnership with Arcon Welding Services and Quality Staffing Services, Wor-Wic Community College is offering a Maryland Energy Administration funded program.
Next class will begin June 19, 2017. DEADLINE for applications will be June 9, 2017.