Our participants are ready to work. We ensure they get the training they need to be successful in a wide variety of work environments. Each participant receives workplace training, financial literacy and life skills development to ensure they are ready to contribute to an organization and their community.
Participants of the BTCP program receive six industry-recognized certifications:
Yes!! Participants attend six site visits to the skilled trades joint apprenticeship training sites and manufacturing facilities where they meet gain valuable hands-on experience while under the supervision of journeymen tradespersons.
Throughout the intake and training process, we screen BTCP participants for emotional and intellectual maturity. This screening process requires participants to meet the program requirements, and adhere to a strict tardiness and absence policy. In addition, during training participants’ classroom behavior, work ethic, and dedication to success are evaluated on a weekly basis.
Yes! BTCP participants must pass a drug screening to gain entrance into the program and are subject to additional screenings throughout the eight weeks of training.
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