Youth Employment Training (Colorado Springs) - Colorado Department of Labor and Employment
Job Corps Youth Training (Colorado Springs) - U.S. Department of Labor
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Mile High United Way - MHUW
Description of Service
Job Corps is a free education and training program that helps young people learn a career, earn a high school diploma or GED, and find and keep a good job. For eligible young people at least 16 years of age that qualify as low income, Job Corps provides the all-around skills needed to succeed in a career and in life.
Through a nationwide network of campuses, Job Corps offers a comprehensive array of career development services to at-risk young women and men, ages 16 to 24, to prepare them for successful careers.
El Paso County
R5, El Paso county, Teller county
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-Is a legal U.S. resident; lawfully admitted
permanent resident alien, refugee, asylee, or parolee,
or other immigrant who has been authorized by the
U.S. attorney general to work in the United States; or
resident of a U.S. territory
-Meets low-income criteria.
-Is in need of additional technical training,
education, counseling, or related assistance to
complete schoolwork or to find and keep a job.
-Has signed consent from a parent or guardian if
he or she is a minor.
-Has a child care plan if he or she is the parent of a
-Does not exhibit behavioral problems that could
keep him, her, or others from experiencing Job Corps’
-Does not require any face-to-face court or
institutional supervision or court-imposed fines while
enrolled in Job Corps.
-Does not use drugs illegally