2019 Manufacturing & Entrepreneurial Academy

Applications are now open for area high school students who are interested in participating in the 2019 Yankton Manufacturing & Entrepreneurial Academy hosted by the Regional Technical Education Center.

Along with touring local manufacturing plants and meeting area entrepreneurs General Manager Josh Svatos  says students will learn to weld, use lathes and mills and be introduced to computer aided drafting.

Svatos says there are job openings in the local economy for people who have the right skill sets.

Svatos says application information is available on the RTEC website, the manufacturing academy begins May 28th and wraps up on June 7th.