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Wind River Job Corps to produce big economic boost to Riverton & County, Wyoming State Economist said

Wind River Job Corps to produce big economic boost to Riverton & County, Wyoming State Economist said

By County10.com (Riverton, Wyo.) – The economic impact of the construction and opening of the Wind River Job Corps Center in Riverton is expected to create a big boost to the Fremont County economy. The Principal Economist for the State of Wyoming’s Economic Analysis Division, Wenlin Liu, said the project in 2015 alone is expected to add 465 jobs in…

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Labor Department announced $41M contract with Management and Training Corp. to run Wind River Job Corps

The U.S. Department of Labor has signed a five-year, $41 million deal with a Utah company to operate the new Wind River Job Corps center here.

The deal represents the culmination of a decade-long push to build a Job Corps center in Wyoming, the only state in the nation to lack such a facility. The center will provide education and job training to disadvantaged youth from Wyoming and the Rocky Mountain region.

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Secretary of Labor Perez said Job Corps Programs strengthen America; Ribbon cut on Wind River Job Corps Center in Riverton

Secretary of Labor Perez said Job Corps Programs strengthen America; Ribbon cut on Wind River Job Corps Center in Riverton

Courtesy of County10.com (Riverton, Wyo.) – United States Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez this morning told the current 75 students at the ribbon cutting of the Wind River Job Corps Center “you can do anything you put your mind to if you work hard, play by the rules and continue to invest in your future.” The Secretary was joined by…

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Fremont County is home to Wyoming’s first Certified Nursing Assistant Association

Fremont County is home to Wyoming’s first Certified Nursing Assistant Association

Help for Health, Fremont County BOCES and Morning Star Care Center are spearheading the Fremont County Certified Nursing Assistant Association (FCCNAA). Fremont County BOCES Executive Director Kristen Benson shares no other Certified Nursing Assistant Association exists in Wyoming. The FCCNAA will meet quarterly starting on November 7th, 2019. These meetings will celebrate the CNA position, attendees can earn 1 CEU…

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Fremont County Nurse Training Featured On KCWY13

Fremont County Nurse Training Featured On KCWY13

Courtesy of KCWY13.com If you’re looking to become a certified nursing assistant… Fremont County has an intensive course training students for the healthcare field Fremont County BOCES Technical Director Dr Kristen Benson said “this is a hands-on class, there is a theory component of it which is very important, but there are skills where you have mannequins, we have hospital…

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NEWS RELEASE JULY 3, 2013

CONTACT INFORMATION: SANDY BARTON, FREMONT COUNTY BOCES 856-2028 OR 851-6292 July 2, 2013 the Department of Labor posted on FBO.GOV an announcement of the Award of Bid for the Wind River Job Corp Center. The Contract award date was June 28, 2013 to Rafter H Construction, LLC of Rexburg Idaho in the amount of $41,303,762. The proposed Wind River Job…

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It’s a Go! Contractor’s pre-bid conference for Wind River Job Corps set May 8th in Riverton

It’s a Go! Contractor’s pre-bid conference for Wind River Job Corps set May 8th in Riverton

(Riverton, Wyo.) – Riverton City officials this morning announced that the city will host the pre-bid conference for contractors interested in bidding on the Wind River Job Corps Center. The conference is scheduled for May 8th. “This is an exciting benchmark on a very important project here in Riverton” said Mayor Ron Warpness. “The hard work and diligence of Senator…

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Pre-bid conference for the Wind River Job Corp Project scheduled for May 8, 2013

(RIVERTON, WY) The City of Riverton is pleased to announce that it will be hosting the pre-bid conference for the Wind River Job Corp Project at City Hall tentatively scheduled for May 8, 2013. “This is an exciting benchmark on a very important project here in Riverton” said Mayor Ron Warpness. “The hard work and diligence of Senator Mike Enzi…

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BREAKING NEWS: Wind River Job Corps Contractor solicitation released today by Department of Labor

BREAKING NEWS: Wind River Job Corps Contractor solicitation released today by Department of Labor

(Washington, D.C.) – The United States Department of Labor today published a solicitation for contractors for the Wind River Job Corps Center in Riverton. The announcement, posted on FedBizOpps.Gov’s website this morning, said the full bid solicitation package would be available for contractors on March 15th and that bids would be due in April. “The proposed new center consists of…

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