Area residents needing to increase their employability skills to meet the demands of today’s manufacturing industries are encouraged to attend the “Technology Showcase @ GOCAT” between 4 and 6 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 1, at the Greater Ozarks Center for Advanced Technology (GOCAT), 395 Jackie D. Garrett Ave., in West Plains.
Sponsored by Missouri State University-West Plains, the showcase will give those attending the opportunity to:
• discover career opportunities in manufacturing,
• tour the facility and its training equipment,
• see demonstrations, including the new virtual reality industrial spray painting simulator,
• speak one-on-one with instructors,
• meet with area employers to find out how the skills taught in the programs offered at the
Open to the pubic and refreshments will be served.