ManuFirstSC program preparing Dorchester Co. residents for manufacturing jobs

By Stetson Miller | News 2 | February 27, 2019

ST. GEORGE, S.C. (WCBD) – Trident Technical College and Dorchester County teamed up last year to offer a free manufacturing class to residents and on Wednesday, News 2 got a look inside the classroom.

The ManuFirstSC program was developed about three years now and was offered for residents in Berkeley and Charleston Counties and now, as of last year, Dorchester County is funding classes for its residents.

“It doesn’t do us much good to attract a lot of higher paying jobs if our existing citizens can’t take advantage of them,” said John Truluck, the Director of Dorchester County Development.

Watch the full report here.