CCRI's Division of Workforce Development administers the maritime trades instruction here at Westerly Education Center. Most of the students are hired by defense contractor General Dynamics Electric Boat. The six- or eight-week trainings prepare individuals for successful careers in building submarines. Here in Westerly, the trainings are focused on electrical, pipe-fitting and sheet metal careers.
If you have experience in this type of industry, please consider sharing your knowledge with the next generation of maritime trades workers. CCRI is accepting applications now until the positions are filled. Click here for more details.