Ceremony to celebrate inmates turned certified welders

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – The Indiana Department of Correction will join their partners, Ivy Tech Community College’s Fort Wayne Campus, to celebrate the first graduating cohort of male offenders who have earned their American Welding Society certifications while incarcerated at the Chain O’ Lakes Correctional Facility on Tuesday, June 12, starting at 1:30 p.m. The program was instituted through Gov. Holcomb’s ‘Next Level Jobs’ initiative.
Employers that may have interest in the hiring the men are encouraged to attend the event.

Inaugural Welding Graduation from Ivy Tech Community College
1:30 p.m. ET, Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Ivy Tech’s Steel Dynamics, Inc.
Keith E. Busse Technology Center
3701 Dean Drive
Fort Wayne, Indiana