The Edgar County Community Foundation presents a check to the Manufacturing Skills Class at Paris High School to cover the tuition for the class members to the Lakeland College Program. This gift is sponsored by a former PHS student who sees the future in manufacturing skill application. Pictured L-R in the front row: Nathan Zorn, Austin Entrican, Aaron Phipps -ECCF Director, Jody Smith PHS instructor, Ned Jenison ECCF - Director, Ian Turner, Gage Comstock. Second row: Charles Hill, Greg Johnson, Dallas Collins, Tyrique Bell, Riley Cooper, Kolton Sexton, Warren Sperry, ECCF Managing Director. Manufacturing Skills at Paris High School is a year long dual credit class. Students can earn their OSHA 10 General Industry card and the Lake Land College Manufacturing Skills Certificate. They get hands-on learning from various stations such as fluid power, electrical controls, mechanical drives, and robotics. The course is designed to give them exposure and basic knowledge for careers as a maintenance technician and in engineering. Students also have the opportunity to work co-ops with local industries to gain experience. ... See MoreSee Less
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