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Toyota, Kanawha County Schools to team up for two-year workforce training academy


Toyota is teaming up with Kanawha County Schools for an academy aimed at training interested students for jobs with the company.
The automobile manufacturer announced the launch of the Toyota 4T Academy, a two-year education and manufacturing program, in a news release Thursday. Officials said the program will serve as a possible career pathway for rising juniors and seniors in Kanawha County beginning in the fall of 2022.
“The Ts in the 4T Academy stand for team, teach, together and Toyota,” David Rosier, plant president at the Toyota facility in Buffalo, said in the news release. “These tenets provide the foundation for our success here at the plant. We are excited to share these principles with the students and show them the unlimited opportunity present in manufacturing careers. This is a creative and unique pathway for these young people.”
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