GERMANTOWN - Two
Germantown companies will receive funding to develop
in-demand skills for workers through Round 3 of Gov.
Scott Walker’s Wisconsin Fast Forward initiative, state
Rep. Dan Knodl, R-Germantown, said in a news release.
Citing a state Department of Development Workforce news
release, Cambridge Major Laboratories Inc., W130 N10497
Washington Drive, will receive a $400,000 grant to train
183 incumbent workers and 99 new hires through an
industry-specific training program that embeds career
development with continuous improvement and learning.
DWD also intends to award KLH Industries Inc., N117
W18607 Fulton Drive, Germantown, a $27,721 grant to
train eight incumbent workers and two new hires on three
high-precision machines for aerospace and defense
industry parts production. The training will be provided
onsite by private providers and equipment vendors.
“It is great to see that the Department of Workforce
Development has recognized their ability to train and
further prepare workers for modern day as well as future
manufacturing demands, ” Knodl said.