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Governor Bullock Recognizes Montana's First Apprenticeship Program in the Manufacturing Industry

February 3, 2018View for printing

Apprenticeship program to help train workforce to meet the demands of West Paw Design's growing business

Governor Steve Bullock today visited West Paw Design's manufacturing facility in Bozeman to recognize the company's new apprenticeship program aimed at training workers to meet the demands of the growing business. This injection molding training program is Montana's first registered apprenticeship in the manufacturing industry.

"Innovation certainly runs through our veins here in Montana, whether its harnessing new technologies or manufacturing outdoor gear, tasty microbrews, and world-class toys for our four-legged friends," said Governor Bullock. "Businesses are able to nurture these big ideas through on-the-job training and apprentices are able to earn a living wage while developing the skills and knowledge to take on the jobs of the future." ... ng-industry
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