Springdale Job Corps Center

Joseph Kelly didn’t know where his life was headed until he came to Springdale. His time on campus helped him figure out what he wanted for his life. https://vimeo.com/289207021?activityReferer=1

Springdale Job Corps Center was given the opportunity to share information on the TV program Community Hotline. Center Director Naomi Ulsted and Automotive Collision Repair & Refinish student Carlos Bibian were tasked with providing viewers all that Springdale and Job Corps has to offer young people. Community Hotline has been airing in the Portland Metro [...]

Timmy Khanthavong Graduation Year: 2018 Trade: Protective Services What did the graduate do before Job Corps?  What led him/her to the program? I was in high school when I heard about Job Corps, I think I was 16. My grades started to slip so that’s when my parents thought it’d be a good place for [...]

As the Career Development Director of the Sacramento Job Corps Center, Rhianna Johnson keeps busy overseeing several departments: Academics, Career Preparation, Career & Technical Training, and Career Transition Services. It’s a big effort to make sure the 300 students attending the center receive the services needed to be successful. Earlier in the day, she met [...]

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. https://vimeo.com/279460211

Springdale Job Corps Center hosts Junk Yard Golf as a way for staff and students to be mindful of the amount of waste used on campus. The design and construction of holes promotes team building, effective communication, and critical thinking! https://vimeo.com/276295001

Each spring, Springdale Job Corps Center hosts the Team Challenge as a way to promote the importance of good physical and mental health. The month-long challenge is designed to appeal to all students regardless of their current level of personal health. The theme, Social Health, covered healthy relationships and social Media. The 5K Run/Walk was [...]

The Advanced Career Training program is one of Springdale Job Corps Centers most valued opportunities for students. The partnership developed with Mt. Hood Community College allows students the chance to to attend college classes, while continuing to live at Springdale, and receive wrap around support services. The most successful students are those who have learned [...]

Samantha Feagins- 20, Milwaukie, OR, Health Occupations Samantha Feagins (pronounced Fay-ghins) is a great example of a student taking advantage of all that Job Corps has to offer. She recently earned her Certified Nursing Assistant certification while at Springdale Job Corps Center and was accepted to the Practical Nursing (LPN) program at the Denison Job [...]

Getting kicked out high school in ninth grade really limited the career options for Edwin Barajas. His freshman year consisted of skipping school or showing up to class and not completing any work. Stubbornness also kept him from enrolling at another school because he didn’t want to repeat ninth grade. Barajas found a job as [...]