Skilled Trades Career Exploring
|Skilled Trades Career Exploring is a hands-on program open to young men and women from the 6th grade to 20 years old with an interest in learning more about careers in the field of Skilled Trades
You will participate in hands-on projects to give you a real feel for whether this career is the right one for you. You will learn about the educational requirements for a successful career in Skilled Trades and the steps you can take now to prepare and position yourself.
Chip Ganassi Racing
Chip Ganassi Racing is a major racing organization with teams competing in the IndyCar Series, the WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, and NASCAR. The organization has various topic to be discussed and the post will provide you with information about your career area through tours, simulators, guest speakers, discussions, and hands-on experiences. The post will meet once a month throughout the school year with qualified, successful men and women who work in a wide variety of related areas. Here is a unique opportunity to meet a number of crew members and racing teams face-to-face.
Contact: Grant Weaver
Open House Date/time: Tuesday, September 26 at 7:00pm
Location: Chip Ganassi Headquarters
7777 Woodland Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46278.
Indianapolis Power & Light (Sustainability, Solar Power & Linesman)
Are you interested in learning more about IPL? The IPL Post engages Explorers by having professionals come speak and the youth get the opportunity of touring different areas of the facility to see how each job works together. This is a new post and it is a very exciting opportunity for the youth!
Contact: Brianna Saunders
Open House Date/time: Thursday, October 12 from 6 pm - 7 pm
Location: One Monument Circle, 10th Floor, Indianapolis
Note: Participants age 15 and younger will be issued a visitor pass as long as they have registered for the open house, otherwise an accompanying adult must verify their identity. Participants 16 years and older must provide photo identification.