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Job Corps Orientation Offered For 16-24 Year Olds

OSWEGO, NY – Job Corps, administered by the U.S. Department of Labor, offers free career technical training for 16- to 24-year-olds in auto mechanics, auto body repair, medical & business office, C.N.A., L.P.N, construction, culinary arts, security guard and more.

The program includes up to two years education and training, campus housing, meals and other services.

There is no cost to eligible students.

Both high school graduates and non-graduates may apply.

If needed, a student can also get a NYS High School Equivalency (TASC) or high school diploma at the same time they train for a career at Job Corps.

Orientation and Interviews will be held at Oswego Public Library, 120 E. Second St. on Sept. 4 at 10:30 a.m.

Interested students must call admissions counselor David Brown at (315) 478-5529 to reserve their seat and to find out what documents to bring.