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Leeward Community College program offers pathway to rail jobs

  • JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM 
                                Tavia Santiago, right, is a graduate of the Leeward college rail curriculum, and Rod Baybayan helped develop the program. The Hitachi employees are shown outside the HART light-rail station in Pearl City.

    JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Tavia Santiago, right, is a graduate of the Leeward college rail curriculum, and Rod Baybayan helped develop the program. The Hitachi employees are shown outside the HART light-rail station in Pearl City.

A 3-year-old Associate of Science degree program at Leeward Community College to train students for jobs at rail contractor Hitachi Rail Honolulu — and other automated technical industries — has so far led to jobs for 10 graduates at Hitachi. Read more

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