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VP of Operations for Compsys Inc.
Sr Manager, Marketing & Communications
Compsys Inc. Fosters Growth for Employees
Through EDC's CPT Program
Space Coast, FL (July 25, 2019) – Compsys Inc., a local manufacturer specializing in the production of PRISMA composite preforms has now successfully sent nearly 15% of its employee base through the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast’s (EDC) Certified Production Technician (CPT) course.
The CPT course, a 10-week program through Eastern Florida State College, provides skills-based training for Brevard County citizens as a pathway to entry-level manufacturing jobs, or a catalyst for advancing current manufacturing careers. Compsys identified the program through the EDC as a resource for its employees to further their careers in manufacturing, while providing the company additional skills and knowledge to further its success.
“CPT has furthered my education in manufacturing and led me to become more productive while at work,” declared Bill Holtz, Materials Manager at Compsys Inc.
“Congratulations to our Certified Production Technician Certificate recipients. We appreciate all of the opportunities the EDC offers our organizations as well as our local workforce,” stated Crystal Jacoby, VP of Operations for Compsys Inc.
“With an 80% job placement rate after completion, the EDC’s CPT course continues to be a vital resource for Brevard’s manufacturing sector-fueling the next generation of its workforce” noted Lynda Weatherman, President and CEO of the EDC. “Congratulations to Compsys/Structural Composites and their nine employees who have completed the CPT course – this is a true example of the importance of this program.”
For more information on the CPT Program, visit www.ManufacturingInBrevard.org/CPT
About the Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast
The Economic Development Commission of Florida’s Space Coast (EDC) is dedicated to attracting new business and investment and expanding existing industry throughout the Space Coast, influencing change on government laws and regulations affecting economic development, promoting the Space Coast to encourage new investment, supporting efforts of Space Coast military installations, and relaying new programs and procedures to assist manufacturing and high-tech companies. The EDC is a private, not-for-profit coalition whose stakeholders are business leaders committed to the economic growth and stability of Florida’s Space Coast. Visit www.SpaceCoastEDC.org
About Compsys/Structural Composites
Compsys, Inc and Structural Composites, Inc. (SC) are divisions of The Composites Company (TCC), one of the nation’s leading composites technology development firms. TCC has three divisions: Structural Composites Inc., Compsys Inc. and Composites Intellectual Holdings Inc. Structural Composites. was founded in 1987 and has developed a proven track record of innovation and service in the composites industry. Compsys was founded in 1992 and manufactures PRISMA® foam-filled fiberglass composite preforms. Over the years we have expanded our industry and technology base to include customers in the marine, aerospace, theme park, defense, and both road and rail transportation industries. www.TCC-Composites.com
Image: EDC staff members Elizabeth Huy and Susan Harwood stand with the Certified Production Technician certificate recipients of Compsys
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