of skilled manufacturing jobs go unfilled each year due to a skills gap
unfilled jobs expected by 2025 due to skills gap
new welders needed annually to offset retirements and keep up with growing demand
of companies are experiencing a shortage of qualified workers
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VoyageArc Introduces Students to the Welding Trade
Students from the Honors Engineering and Design program at St. Joseph Academy, an all-girls high school in the west suburbs of Cleveland, Ohio, got acquainted with the basics of welding via Lincoln Electric’s new Voyage Arc virtual reality headsets.
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Welding-focused VR Headset Designed to Inspire and Engage Younger Students with Immersive Experience
Lincoln Electric launches Voyage™ Arc Virtual Reality Headset to attract young people to welding careers. Students learn about GMAW and SMAW, and critical skills such as travel speed, position and contact tip to work distance.