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WE stands for Work Experience at CCTC
WE Press Conference
Jay Schwedler, president and CEO of the Sumter Economic Development Board (far left), speaks during Thursdays press conference on a new paid work experience program as (from left) Central Carolina Technical College President Dr. Tim Hardee; Bobby Anderson, chairman of the Santee-Lynches Workforce Development Board; and Brent Russell, dean of CCTCs industrial and engineering technology division look on. - photo by Provided by CCTC
A new economic development program involving businesses and industries in Clarendon, Kershaw, Lee and Sumter counties will offer paid work experience opportunities for Central Carolina Technical College (CCTC) industrial and engineering technology students. Officials announced the launch of the WE, or Work Experience, program during a press conference at CCTC’s main campus Thursday. WE involves a partnership between CCTC; Santee-Lynches Workforce Investment Board; Sumter Economic Development Board; industries in Kershaw, Clarendon, Lee and Sumter counties; and CCTC industrial and engineering technology students, specifically those in welding, engineering graphics technology, mechatronics and CNC machine tool programs.