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  • Job Corps Training May 17, 2013

    Job Corps Enrollment Freeze Lifted

    Job Corps happily announced the lifting of the student enrollment suspension that began in January 2013. The suspension was a cost-saving measure implemented by the Department of Labor as a necessary step to ensure that Job Corps operates within its budget this year and in the future. For students and potential students, this means Job

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  • Job Corps Training March 1, 2013

    Labor Department Suspends Job Corps Enrollment

    The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) has suspended new enrollments in its Job Corps programs that could affect almost 30,000 prospective students and cause layoffs of up to 10,000 staff members. The Job Corps program provides opportunities for low-income youths to earn a high-school diploma, receive vocational training or earn certifications in more than 100

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  • Job Corps Training January 25, 2013

    TCU/IAM Job Corps Program Featured on AFL-CIO Website

    A recent article on the AFL-CIO website features the TCU/IAM Job Corps Training Services Program. The Program offers excellent training and on-the-job skills to prepare students going into transportation industries. The article presents information on the program and success stories from some of the graduates. Click here to read the story on the AFL-CIO website.

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  • Job Corps Training September 30, 2011

    TCU/IAM Job Corps Graduate Highlighted in the September DOL Newsletter

    Tashina Thomas graduated from the Potomac Job Corps center and started her career with Amtrak as a Coach Cleaner. She is currently finishing training that will allow her to become a locomotive engineer. “The program prepared me for the work world by providing me with advanced training skills,” she said. Click here to view the

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  • Job Corps Training May 2, 2006

    Job Corps Home

    The Transportation Communications International Union has contracted with the United States Department of Labor’s Job Corps to provide an Advanced Transportation Clerical Program for our nation’s youth. Beginning with just two sites in 1971, TCU’s Manpower Training Department is now contracted to train 380 students nationwide at eight facilities.  

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