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Maine community colleges offering free healthcare training programs for laid-off workers Bangor Daily News The state is suspending restrictions for some online job training programs in an effort to quickly train out-of-work residents for healthcare…


Reporter’s notebook

New deadlines for Pathways to Credentials applications Due to COVID-19, the Education Department has extended to April 16 the application deadline for Pathways to Credentials, which provides community colleges with free technical assistance on stackable,…




Funding roundup

Ohio’s Washington State Community College (WSCC) received $361,851 for the development of a new advanced manufacturing training unit. The grant comes from the state’s latest round of Regionally Aligned Priorities in Delivering Skills (RAPIDS) program…


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Plumbing, nursing, welding: How are hands-on MATC programs moving online amid COVID-19 pandemic? Wisconsin State Journal Nursing students must virtually wash their hands before tending to a pretend patient. Electricians-in-training will troubleshoot circuits through simulation…



Reporter’s notebook

Extended funding for HPOG The stimulus legislation signed by the president on Friday includes an extension of the Health Profession Opportunity Grants (HPOG) program until November 30. The program was set to expire in May….