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Cumberland County-area employers and job seekers are invited to attend a Skilled Trades & Technology Expo at Fayetteville Technical Community College on Tuesday, June 28.

Please note: The event has been rescheduled from its original date of June 16 to June 28.

The event, which is open to the public, will provide a convenient opportunity for employers and job seekers to connect. The event will also include information about FTCC’s job- and career-training programs, which are being coordinated through the College’s new Career and Education Success Center.

FTCC is hosting the event with NC Works, Fayetteville PWC and Mid-Carolina Regional Council.

An information session about FTCC’s job- and career-training programs will be held 3-4 p.m. in the Tony Rand Student Center at 2220 Hull Road. A career fair will be held 4-6 p.m. in the same location. The skilled trades and technology careers being featured at the Expo include:

·         Construction trades (electrical, HVAC, plumbing, and basic construction and masonry)

·         Automotive trades

·         Computer fundamentals

·         Property maintenance

·         Solar installation and maintenance

·         Horticulture and landscaping

Businesses and employers that would like to participate in the Expo should register through Eventbrite at The event is free and open to the public and job seekers and anyone interested in learning about FTCC’s job- and career-training programs is encouraged to attend.

FTCC has a wide range of affordable educational offerings with flexible schedules for learners of all ages and backgrounds. The College’s new Career and Education Success Center is aimed at helping adult learners find training and educational opportunities that fit their needs and goals, including accelerated workforce training initiatives that can lead quickly to employment in high-demand fields. The center is located in the Tony Rand Student Center. For information, please visit or contact the center at or 910-678-8419.

Fayetteville Technical Community College, established in 1961, serves over 28,000 students annually with over 280 occupational, technical, general education, college transfer and continuing education programs.