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Skilled Trades Career Exploring

Skilled Trades Career Field

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.

Indiana Electric Cooperatives #NEW

When you flip a switch, the light comes on. Simple, right? Not really.
Providing and producing the power that powers your lives is a coordinated
effort of many dedicated and well-trained employees. For over 80 years,
Indiana’s electric cooperatives have electrified homes and businesses
throughout the Hoosier state. Electric co-op employees perform a variety
of duties in roles including line workers to office workers with the common
end goal of providing essential services to those in their communities. Learn
how you, too, can do your part to ensure when switches are flipped, the lights
come on for the over one million Hoosiers who are part of Indiana’s electric
cooperatives. A career at an electric cooperative can literally lead to a bright

Contact Phone Email Open House Meetings Location Cost
Ann Mears November 9 @ 6PM 2nd Tuesday Monthly Virtual $60

Tom Wood Automotives #1967

The Tom Wood Autogroup prepares graduates for a career in automotive.
The Volkswagen Service Department will manage this post and the speakers
will present on topics ranging from initial diagnosis, testing batteries,
checking fuses, understandable for non-technical audiences, and the various
job opportunities available to those with an Automotive interest. Many of
the presenters are actively working on the COVID-19 response in Indiana
and will take every precautionary step necessary. Every session will include
a question and answer segment to allow more interaction among the
presenters and attendees

Contact Phone Email Accepting New Members Meetings Location Cost
Jennifer Poore Contact Post Advisor Monthly Varies each month by service departments on E 96th St $60

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