Treasurer Mandel Visits Pioneer Career & Technology Center to Talk Skilled Trades
SHELBY – Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel visited Pioneer Career & Technology Center today to talk with students at the center about the many opportunities for skilled workers and the importance of vocational training.
“Centers like Pioneer Career &Technology Center are instrumental in equipping Ohio’s students with desperately needed skilled trades and knowledge of cutting-edge technology to prepare them for a global economy,” said Treasurer Mandel. “Many career and technical centers in Ohio are at the forefront of training our next generation of workers. Skilled trades and manufacturing jobs provide great career opportunities and we need to encourage more young people to get involved in these growing industries.”
Treasurer Mandel heard from instructors about the technical and vocational training provided at Pioneer Career & Technology Center. Students are taking advantage of specialized programs to gain knowledge and expertise that will enable them to enter the workforce with real-world skills. Treasurer Mandel encouraged the students to invest in their financial literacy education as well, stressing the importance of practicing solid financial principals now to prepare them for success as adults.