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Individuals looking for a new direction, to start a new career or a great way to kick off a first career are invited to fill out an application for an upcoming CNC bootcamp at Gateway Technical College.

The program is designed to give workers an entryway into manufacturing where experienced operators can make $19 an hour. Those who complete the program receive a completion certificate, some college credits and assistance finding a job.

Students enrolled in the 14-week bootcamp attend class for eight hours a day, five days a week. The next program runs from Sept. 2 through Dec. 5. Financial aid is available for qualified students.

Applications will be available as of 5 p.m. July 25, and must be returned no later than 5 p.m. Aug. 8. Interested individuals must be 18 years old and live in either Racine, Kenosha or Walworth county.

Anyone interested can find an application at the Racine County Workforce Development Center, 1717 Taylor Avenue, or online at www.wdc.racineco.com/JobSeekerServices/Training.aspx.

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