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DIGGING DEEPER: Tech schools work to fill skilled trades job openings

(WKOW) — From construction to electrical work, the skilled trades industry is struggling to fill positions.

A new study done by the National Association of Home Builders shines a light on that, showing nearly 70 percent of its members were experiencing delays in completing construction projects on time due to a shortage of qualified workers.

While the industry is struggling, Madison Area Technical College is seeing a boost in students, hoping to capitalize on the shortage.

Monday on 27 News at 10, Wake Up Wisconsin Anchor Rebecca Ribley is Digging Deeper into what’s being done to fill the void.

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