2016-05-12 / News Briefs

Summer Earn & Learn Boatbuilding Program

The Newport Area Career and Tech Center (NACTC), in partnership with the Rhode Island Marine Trades Association (RIMTA) and the Governors Workforce Board, brings back its popular, “Earn While You Learn” program this summer from July 11-Aug. 18. The 20-hour-a-week program, open to Newport County youth between 14-16 years old, provides a combination of work experience, career exploration, boat building skills, and more. The program is located on the NACTC campus at Rogers High School.

Participants will receive a certificate of completion from RIMTA and earn $600 in Visa/MasterCard gift cards. The application is available online at npsri.net/nactc or by emailing kerryclarke@npsri.net. The application deadline is June 1.

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