Faculty & Staff

Informational Session for Highway Construction Careers Set for Tuesday, Oct. 15

ICC will offer an informational session for its Highway Construction Careers Training Program on Tuesday, October 15, from 10-11 am. The session will be held at the ICC North Campus in Hickory Hall.

Classes for the next Highway Construction Careers Training Program begin on Monday, November 11. The intensive 12-week program prepares participants for careers in the highway construction trades industry through classroom learning, skills labs, and real-world, jobsite experience. Participants will learn math for trades, job readiness skills, and technical skills coursework, as well as obtain certifications in first aid and CPR, and an Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) 10-hour certification.

Upon successful completion of the program, students may be employed as laborers, cement masons, operating engineers, electricians, ironworkers, sheet metal workers, carpenters, or bricklayers.

Successful candidates for the program must be 18 years old, have a high school diploma or GED, have a valid driver’s license, and consent to random drug screening. Program participants receive $5 per hour stipend, work boots, and a set of construction tools.

For more information, please contact Frank Thomas at (309) 690-6915, [email protected], or Ellen George at (309) 690-6909, [email protected]