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We’re here to help during COVID-19!

March 22nd, 2020|Comments Off on We’re here to help during COVID-19!

  The Southwest Minnesota Private Industry Council (PIC) has been closely monitoring the situation with COVID-19 in our region and has been updating our staff and partners on best practices in minimizing their risk. During [...]

Career Assessment & Interpretation in Local Schools

March 16th, 2020|Comments Off on Career Assessment & Interpretation in Local Schools

The Southwest Minnesota Private Industry Council’s (PIC) Youth and Young Adult Program, provided career assessment and interpretation opportunities for MACCRAY (11th Grade), Montevideo (11th Grade), Tracy (10th Grade) and Yellow Medicine (10th Grade) students to [...]

5th Annual Career Fair for Worthington Area School Students

March 16th, 2020|Comments Off on 5th Annual Career Fair for Worthington Area School Students

The Worthington Public School (ISD518) in partnership with the SW MN Private Industry Council (www.swmnpic.org) Youth and Young Adult Programs, and Worthington Chamber of Commerce hosted their 5th local Career Fair February 14th, 2020 for [...]

Local Students Participate in 26th Annual Breaking Traditions Event

March 16th, 2020|Comments Off on Local Students Participate in 26th Annual Breaking Traditions Event

The Southwest Minnesota Private Industry Council, in partnership with several Minnesota West Community and Technical College campuses hosted the 2020 Breaking Traditions events in partnership with several secondary school districts across workforce service area 6 [...]

Paving new career pathways for rural youth with disabilities

March 15th, 2020|Comments Off on Paving new career pathways for rural youth with disabilities

PACER and its partners shown here from right to left, Deborah Leuchovius (PACER), Leah Hastad (Southwest Minnesota Private Industry Council (PIC)), Eriann Faris (PIC), Cory Schmid (Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED)), Tera [...]

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Certified Nursing Assistant Course Wraps Up Successfully

January 17th, 2020|Comments Off on Certified Nursing Assistant Course Wraps Up Successfully

The Southwest Minnesota Private Industry Council (PIC), Minnesota West Community and Technical College (MN West), and Southwest Adult Basic Education (ABE-Worthington) partnered to provide Nursing Assistant courses integrating wrap around services, work-readiness skills, and career [...]