||| BY VICTORIA COMPTON for the ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL |||
The San Juan County Economic Development Council (EDC), in an effort to train local workers for skilled, well-paying tech jobs, has launched a Tech Accelerator training initiative to serve young islanders, the unemployed, and working people. underemployed and business owners in need of technology assistance. for their businesses. This initiative was launched by EDC in partnership with the City of Friday Harbor, San Juan County and the Raynier Institute.
The course is divided into weekly assignments that can be completed on your own schedule. EDC will hold consultative meetings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 10:00 a.m., from June 14 to July 21, 2022, via Zoom. These meetings will give participants the opportunity to work as a group on course assignments, ask questions and discuss course material. EDC will cover all course fees except for the required $50 registration fee.
EDC thanks its partners in its Tech Accelerator training initiative: the City of Friday Harbor, San Juan County and the Raynier Institute.
The San Juan County Economic Development Council (EDC) works to support small rural businesses and run projects to spur the creation of new jobs, strengthen the economic base of working families, and support the overall quality of life. islanders.