The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia


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The American Welding Society estimates that by 2019, there will be a shortage of 310,000 welders in the United States alone. New River Community and Technical College partners and works with industry leaders and local businesses to make sure students can readily transition into the local workforce into crucial fields. Brad Veneri, left, guides student Richard Short during a class at NRCTC in Ghent.