Carl D. Perkins Job Corps Center

Carl D. Perkins Job Corps students work the SEC Tournament in Nashville, Tenn.

March 28th, 2017

Carl D. Perkins Advanced Security & Security Students set out early on Friday March 10, 2017 to make their way to Nashville, Tenn for a once in a life time opportunity. Students were hired by Tipton Staffing out of Lexington, KY to provide security for the SEC Men’s basketball tournament. Students worked a twelve hour shift for the event held at the Bridgestone Arena. Events like these give the students such valuable learning opportunities and on the job training. This event has thousands of visitors from around the country.

Perkins staff Rodney Conn, Lance Parsley, Derrick Maynard and Beverly Compton attended the event with the students. Carl D. Perkins would like to thank Tipton Staffing for the opportunity to work this event. Security & Protective Services Advanced Training instructor Ms. Beverly Compton, Security & Protective Services Basic Course Instructor Mr. Jeffory Aldrich.