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Business resources in Lawrence

Community & Workforce Partners

Collaborating With a Diverse Range of Organizations

Our goal is to provide our company tenants with the best resources. We work with several community and workforce partners that keep KU Innovation Park moving forward.

Community Partners

Connecting Our Companies With Skilled Employees

KU Innovation Park partners with regional workforce development organizations to develop targeted workforce training designed to connect Park companies directly with skilled workers.

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Dwayne Peaslee Technical Training Institute

Peaslee Tech is a technical training center in Lawrence and is the largest provider of apprenticeships in Kansas. Peaslee Tech offers technical skills training to a diverse group of learners. It is a combined effort by business and industry, the Economic Development Council of Lawrence, the City of Lawrence, and Douglas County.

Peaslee and KU Innovation Park will partner to develop targeted workforce training to support the Park’s Industry Clusters, initially through CAD training and apprenticeships designed to help connect Park employers in the Transportation, Infrastructure, and Logistics Industry Cluster directly to skilled workers.

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