The City of Newman is offering scholarships to residents interested in pursuing jobs in industrial maintenance mechanics.
Working with Opportunity Stanislaus, the City is offering four scholarships of $5,000 each to attend the VOLT Institute’s Industrial Maintenance Mechanics program. The scholarships cover the entire cost of the tuition. This is an area of coursework created as a response to high employer demand in Stanislaus County.
The program includes 360 hours of various training and students attend classes 12 hours a week at the downtown Modesto campus. Classes are available days and nights.
Classes begin Oct. 5.
• 18 years of age.
• Resident of Newman, Ca.
• Have a valid high school diploma or GED.
• Must complete the WorkKeys Assessment with a minimum score of 4 in Graphic Literacy, Workplace Documents, and Applied Math.
Apply at voltinstitute.com or call (209) 556-9102.