How About Hiring A Vet?
While the focus remains on filling that skills gap with fresh talent, SFA and manufacturing in general recognise the need to offer careers to military veterans. Organisations such as Workshops for Warriors (WFW) are working on this concept.
“What sets WFW apart from any other Veteran educational organization in the nation are the Nationally-recognized portable and stackable credentials our graduates have the opportunity to earn,” Hernán Luis Y Prado, WFW founder, told Shop Floor Automations in an interview the week before MFG Day. “These credentials are our graduates’ passport to financial freedom, anywhere in the world, for life.”