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Looking for a career in manufacturing or additional industry certifications? Come to one of our Information Sessions to learn more about CWIT’s Welding Program.  Stop by on any 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month at 10:30 am or 2nd and 4th Wednesdays at 5:30 pm.  Download a flyer for more details on the CWIT Welding Program.

Aspiring Tradeswomen – Wednesday, August 10th at 5:30 PM is the last chance to have an assessment for the August 30th Technical Opportunities Program!  Join us at CWIT offices, located at 2444 W.16th Street Suite 3E at our Orientation Session.  For more information call Naz at 312-942-1444 ext. 119.

We have had a lot of requests for a link to the video featured at the 2016 Women Build Nations conference opening remarks – it’s finally here!  Did you hear the call? 

Chicago Women in Trades was awarded a two-year $650,000 Women in Apprenticeship and Nontraditional Occupations (WANTO) grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to continue providing technical to ten states across the Midwest through our Midwest Technical Assistance Center! Congrats to our sister grantees Oregon Tradeswomen Inc. and Nontraditional Employment for Women in NYC!

Chicago Women in Trades was awarded $100,000 grant by Impact 100 Chicago for our welding program!  We are proud and honored to be a recipient of this funding which will allow us to expand our reach and teach more women important skills to be competitive in nontraditional employment!  Thank you Impact 100 Chicago for believing in our work and making a difference in the lives of women!  Read more about the award in the Chicago Tribune article here.

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