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Career and Technical Education Month

February is Career and Technical Education Month® highlighting the importance of career and technical education (CTE) in building a ready workforce. At the end of 2021 there were nearly 11 million job openings in the U.S. Many opportunities were, and continue to be, in high-demand career fields for which CTE and workplace training programs best prepare workers.  

Adult education has long been the bridge between adult workers without a high school diploma and skills training programs that can lead to better occupational opportunities. If your adult learning program needs relevant, effective, on-demand courses specifically designed to improve workplace preparation, check out KET’s Workplace Essential Skills. Courses are available for Manufacturing, Healthcare, Transportation/Logistics, Construction, IT, Marketing/Sales/Service, Hospitality/Tourism and Soft Skills. Sign up for a free two-week trial today!