MTC Los Angeles Job hosted it’s second Community Relations Council meeting on December 4, 2019. Despite the heavy rains, community members came out and enjoyed good food in good company for all the right reasons. This center’s Business & Community Liaison also believes in recognizing leaders in the community for all the right reasons. This [...]

In November of 2019, MTC Los Angeles Job Corps hosted their first Industry Council meeting, now known as the Workforce Council meeting, where community partners were invited on center as part of the new operator’s efforts for the center. The successful launch meeting was well attended despite the heavy rain & hail that occurred that [...]

MTC Los Angeles Job Corps’s new Business & Community Liaison Ms. Pearson has been swiftly developing new relationships in the community and aims to have prestigious internships for students. One of the two Congressional Internships she has established within her first 3 months is in the district office of Congressman Jimmy Gomez (CA-34). There, ACT [...]

On Nov. 25th, Muhlenberg Job Corps students lent a hand to Operation Christmas Child, a project of Samaritan’s Purse that distributes shoeboxes filled with gifts to children who might not otherwise receive any presents for Christmas. Muhlenberg Job Corps students working toward obtaining their Commercial Driver’s License – Class B offered their time and experience [...]

By Barrington Tolliver Potomac Job Corps Center students celebrated a fun filled evening event that included Board Games and more. Staff participated with students in playing those childhood games that we all like and love. In the picture above students competed against their instructors in games like Ping Pong, Chess, Checkers, Connect Four, Sorry, and [...]

Jennifer Hallmark Age: 28 Hometown: Mountain City, TN Region: Philadelphia Center: Blue Ridge Dates enrolled: 9/4/2012-2/11/14 Training: Certified Nursing Assistant, Billing & Coding, High School Diploma Growing up, Jennifer Hallmark lived with my mother in Mountain City, TN, which she describes as “blink and you miss it.” At the age of 14, her mother was [...]

Advanced Security students at Carl D Perkins Job Corps Center are committed to their training, even if it hurts a little bit. They endure exceptional training to ensure they are equipped with the skills necessary to enter the corrections, law enforcement, military, and security workforce. On November 21 Pikeville Police Officers Joseph Slone, and Josh [...]

Charleston Job Corps students on assignment for Work Based Learning as a part of the career and technical training provided through the Job Corps program. Students are able to gain on the job training and experience through working with community organizations through our Work Based Learning Initiatives. Evonna is  a medical office support trainee.  She [...]

Aisha McGill, pictured working at her work-based site of Southmoor Hills Apartment Complex, began her internship on November 18, 2019 and works three days a week in the main office. Under the guidance of the site supervisor, Aisha is being trained to assist individuals interested in rental units through the application process, applying for low [...]

Artia Pittman pictured with the nurse practitioner in Dr. Kahwash’s office also of Kanawha Endocrinology through Thomas Memorial Hospital has been assigned to the work-based site since October 28, 2019. Artia checks in, organizes, and documents the medications on site each day she works.  Additionally, she assists with managing patient files, checking in patients, discharge [...]