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Innovating Workforce Training

For a county hit hard by jobs lost from textile and tobacco industries, Lenoir Community College has seen a rise in enrollment. To train displaced workers, the college offers affordable, 13-week customized training courses that transform traditional classrooms into simulated work environments. Students receive intensive, specialized training for skills needed to fill local jobs.

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Community college job training programs are important to improving the state's well-being.

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