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The President of the Pittsburgh Job Corps Center SGA, David Dorsey, attended a Power Breakfast with Mayor Bill Peduto of the City of Pittsburgh. The Breakfast was hosted by the African American Chamber of Commerce. He learned a lot about leadership by witnessing how the Mayor communicates with his constituents and how he delivers his [...]

The Students of the Pittsburgh Job Corps Security and Protective Service program hone their skills with hands on, real life scenarios and skills practice. Handcuffing is a primary credential for these students and learning proper techniques will help them to be professional and stay safe while working in their profession. Well Done!

Greenville, Ky – The Muhlenberg Job Corps Center kicked off their 2018 Y2Y/S.A.V.E. club initiative to continue being the number one youth-to-youth (Y2Y) antiviolence Job Corps center in the United States. On Saturday, March 10th, the Clubs held a tie-dying event in preparation for the upcoming All Love NOH8 Day on this coming Friday. Over [...]

Clearfield Job Corps Center (CJCC) hosted one of the United Auto Workers (UAW) Industry Advisory Council partners, O’Reilly Auto Parts, for a community professional development training. UAW operates the center’s basic and advanced automotive training programs. The training was attended by 45 of O’Reilly’s community partners, five CJCC UAW instructors, and five lucky CJCC students. [...]

On Friday, March 9, 2018, a NATP class had the opportunity to visit the Southwestern Veteran’s Center. This NATP class had just spent the last 2 weeks participating in Dementia training with Ms. Cheryl Bach, NATP Clinical Instructor provided by the Alzheimer’s Association. It is a training that provides students with basic knowledge of Dementia [...]

Clearfield Job Corps Composites student Alek Molina attended a dinner for the Utah System of Technical Colleges and presented a shield he made for Governor Gary Herbert. The Composites trade is taught through a partnership with the Davis Technical College. Alek was selected out of all the Davis Technical College students to represent the school [...]

Student Leadership and Y2Y representatives from Clearfield Job Corps Center (CJCC) helped community youth learn at a Cub Scouts winter day camp! The students spent an entire Saturday teaching 6-11 year-old Cub Scouts how to use compasses, make instruments, dig for dinosaur bones, make movies, and explore art. The students had a great time and [...]

The Heavy Equipment program of the Pittsburgh Job Corps Center has received confirmation of apprenticeship placements for 2018. Throughout a very busy and intensive year of Safety Training , Social Skills Training , and Equipment Skills training, we are near completion. These trainees are now eager to start on a career in construction as Operators [...]

Meet Khayan Boone! Khayan is a Security and Protective Services student who completed his trade while do a work-based learning assigned with SMG security at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh. Khayan has been a focused and model student since his arrival at the Pittsburgh Job Corps Center. Upon completion of his trade, [...]

Thank you Job Corps.3gp See that attached video! Absolutely wonderful endorsement of the good work the Pittsburgh Job Corps students do in our community!