Building Skills for Life

Brick by brick, mother-daughter duo Miyahna and Ramiah Cook master construction and create a blueprint for more women to follow.

MEET THE PRO: Jimmy LaBeff, CNC Machinist

"People seem to get the idea that CNC machinists are button pushers" Jimmy says. "Don’t get me wrong, there are button pushers out there, but there is a lot to be done on a CNC.”

MEET THE PRO: Terry Owens, Skilled Maintenance

While most of his peers were heading to college, Terry progressed in his career and established a work-life balance while training on the job.

MEET THE PRO: Kade Price, Electronics Technician

“This job also challenges me and keeps my mind working around the clock, making me smarter—and thus more valuable,” Kade said.

MEET THE PRO: Mekenzie Frisby, Shipping and Receiving

Since Mekenzie was able to obtain advanced education in a relatively short amount of time, she has had opportunities to be promoted.

MEET THE PRO: Anna Curran, Welder

Welding is an evolving profession, and Anna takes pride in being able to master the skills that advance her trade.

Automation & Robotics: Learn a Tech-Savvy Skill to Secure a Job for Life

Learn the ins and outs of becoming a robotics technician.

MEET THE PRO: Shamard Thomas, CAD/CAM Drafter

“We help turn ideas from sketch to an actual thing that you can view and understand more readily,” Shamard said.