Workforce Solutions Capital Area and Goodwill of Central Texas hosted a Career Skilled Trades Fair at the Del Valle Opportunity Center on October 10 during the school’s Open House. The event offered students a hands-on opportunity to explore careers in a variety of trades.
According to Workforce Solutions, skilled trades and advanced manufacturing are key economic sectors in the Austin/Travis County area. Businesses were able to connect with juniors and seniors and share information about pursuing a career in skilled trades.
“Students engaged with training providers giving them insight into trades they would like to pursue. The fair was aimed at Inspiring the next generation of Del Valle’s skilled workforce,” said Stephanie Calderon Workforce Solutions Capital Area.