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State job program gets federal stimulus money

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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - A program to help people out of work and other adults just got a big cash boost.

The Quick Jobs program at state technical colleges will get $4 million in stimulus cash.

The program offers training in advanced manufacturing, construction trades, energy, healthcare and transportation and logistics.

It's a way to get the people of South Carolina trained for jobs that are available right now.  

The money will fund up to 360 classes, paying for instructors, the space to have the classes and curriculum development.

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