Instructors, counselors, and administrators all play a significant role in a student's pursuit of a career in welding. An educator's responsibilities cover a wide spectrum; from assessing interests and abilities, to teaching in the classroom, to ensuring students are offered an industry recognized, widely transferable training certificate/degree. These are critical and impact a student's successful transition into the workforce.
The West Texas Energy Consortium works to provide educators at the K-12, post-secondary, and university level with information and resources to further student success in welding and other energy related training programs. WTxEC also offers scholarships to dual credit and post-secondary students in qualifying programs. Collaboration and a regional approach are critical to solving workforce challenges, now and in the future.
Interested in replicating our regional alignment efforts with institutions in your state or region? View the degree plan template below and our Regional Alignment Overview.
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