After graduating from High School in June 2016, Candice Baylor decided to follow in her sister’s (Angelica Baylor) footsteps. On April 12, 2017, Candice joined the Blue Ridge Job Corps “Village” and decided to pursue the Medical Assistant trade just like her older sister. In less than a year, Candice earned her Medical Assistant, Patient [...]

On June 7, 2018 former student Aaron Brown presented to community leaders and Job corps students. His topic of discussion was ” No Excuses” Aaron informed the crowd of his former background of laziness and street life, he decided to turn his life around with the direction of his mother. Aaron attended Job Corps in [...]

On July 18, 2018, The  Edison Job Corps Academy BCL and  selected students from the Carpentry department volunteered with Habitat for Humanity to support building a home for a family in need the carpentry students were professional, and demonstrated the skills learned in carpentry such as reading blue prints, shaping and cutting wood, safety guidelines [...]

The Edison Job corps is known for vocational training . 12 amazing  students from the  Advanced Information Technology trade  have passed one of the most challenging courses in Microsoft A+.  They are moving forward from the 901 exam to 902. In an effort to to recognize  this achievement the students are celebrating with their peers [...]

Muhlenberg Job Corps graduate Charles McCarron spent 10 months at the Muhlenberg Job Corps Center, and credits his wellbeing to his decision to commit to the Job Corps program. In his short time with MJCC, McCarron completed the remainder of his high school credits, received his diploma, earned his American Welding Society certification, and completed [...]

“Surround yourself with people who move forward in a positive direction,” recommends Evelyn Skinner. After graduating from Blue Ridge Job Corps Center’s License Practical Nursing (LPN) program in partnership with the Smyth Career & Technology Center on May 20, 2017, Evelyn landed a job at Brookdale Senior Living as a Licensed Practical Nurse. The Prince [...]

Every Thursday, the Pharmacy Technician students of Springdale Job Corps Center practice to make sure their prescriptions are correct. The accuracy and speed drill pushes our students to maintain focus and to be efficient.

“It is very important to ambitiously move forward with your training so that they can start profitable careers,” advises Tra-Dale Wade. The 17-year-old Youngstown, Ohio native began working as a Maintenance Technician at Grand Village Nursing Home in June. Tra-Dale arrived at Cleveland Job Corps on June 12, 2017 and worked diligently to earn his [...]

Aisia T. White is no newcomer to hard work, as a high school student from Ypsilanti, Michigan, Aisia was employed with two jobs. She worked as a patient attendant during the graveyard shift at a local hospital in Michigan, and on the weekends, she worked part-time in the foodservice industry. With an overwhelming and demanding [...]

While attending the Northeast Ohio Carpenters Apprenticeship Contest in April 2018, the Cleveland Job Corps Center forged a new partnership with Great Lakes Construction Company. Founded in 1948, Great Lakes Construction Company is one of Cleveland’s premier civil construction companies, with more than $120 million in sales ( Great Lakes Construction is responsible for constructing [...]