Youth

 

Monday, February 15

Apprenticeship 101

Kelly Stelter and Veronica Bolhuis

Learn about Registered Apprenticeships as a career option and expand career awareness of occupations with high demand and high wage in Michigan.

Ag Careers

Kathy Fischer and Janice Zerbe

There is an expected average of nearly 58,000 job openings annually in agriculture, food and natural resources related careers. Hear about some of the non traditional ag related careers that youth may not think about.

Farm Safety

Deb Barrett and Hailey Harman

The food and agriculture industry employs 22% of Michigan workers. Learn to recognize common hazards,prevent accidents, and respond to emergency situations in and around farms.

Monday, February 15 and Tuesday, February 16

Professional Careers in the World of Agriculture

Stacey Rocklin (SMAC) and Kate Fraser (KCC)

Careers in agriculture with various levels and types of post-secondary education. Certificates, associates and bachelor’s degrees leading to many different kinds of pathways in the industry of agriculture.