Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Workforce Development Prepares Students for Careers


Maricopa County News recently shared a video about Rio Salado College student Jessica Angulo and how she is using her workforce training to gain real world experience as an electrician apprentice.

Watch the video at: https://youtu.be/LCrB1LrjVfw

Angulo took GED® test prep classes at Rio Salado College Downtown and enrolled in the college’s Energy Systems Technology I-BEST Program.

After earning her high school equivalency diploma, Angulo was admitted to an electrical apprenticeship program, where she is thriving.

The video also features a cameo by Blair Liddicoat, Associate Dean of Adult Education at Rio Salado. 

For more information about how Rio Salado’s adult basic education opportunities can benefit you, visit http://www.riosalado.edu/programs/abe

-Video courtesy of Maricopa County, and producer Erika Flores.