Northcentral Technical College (NTC) in Wausau has been named a top training college in North America by the Learning Resources Network (LERN).

The 2019 LERN Contract Training Award for Excellence in Improving Client Productivity was presented to NTC during the 2019 LERN conference. LERN is the world’s largest association in continuing education.

NTC is one of seven colleges out of 6,000 in North America to receive this recognition because of the work of its Business & Industry team, which helps companies achieve their goals through customized training solutions, technical assistance and consulting.

“It is an honor for our team to be recognized by LERN,” said Brad Gast, dean of business and continuing education at NTC, in an NTC news release. “We have the privilege of serving more than 900 businesses and 10,000 professionals annually. We take pride in delivering quality solutions that help our area businesses and employees continuously improve Northcentral Wisconsin News Briefs and be highly competitive in a global economy.

“I think it’s a testament to not only the team here and the quality of work they do, but the quality training and solutions that we provide our local businesses to support them and hope- fully they can thrive and grow based on the services we provide” Gast said.

He added that winning the award builds confidence in what NTC is delivering.