CAREERSOURCE CHIPOLA HOSTS LOCAL VETERANS. CareerSource Chipola was proud to host a round table discussion for local veterans on Thursday, May 19, 2016, to learn more about how we can best serve this vital population. Thank you to those who were able to attend!
If you are a military veteran and have questions or concerns about employment, education, or training that we may be able to address for you, please don't hesitate to reach out to us online, by phone, or at any of our centers. You sacrificed greatly to serve us, now it's our turn to serve you.
CAREERSOURCE CHIPOLA ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF 2016 ROBOTICS COMPETITION. The Ninth Annual Robotics Competition, Load Logistics, sponsored by CareerSource Chipola and Opportunity Florida was held on March 22, 2016 at the old Marianna High School Gym. Eighteen teams of students from our five county region competed against each other using student designed and built robots.
Team Flappie of Altha took home first place for the robotics, log book, and high score portions of the contest. Team Autobot of Cottondale High received the Sportsmanship Award, and Chemical Kidz of Chipley High School were awarded the Most Unique Design. For a full list of this years winners, click here.
GOVERNOR SCOTT PRESENTS BUSINESS AMBASSADOR AWARD TO WESTPOINT HOME. CareerSource Chipola would like to congratulate one of our own employers, WestPoint Home, for receiving this honor! To read the full story and hear WestPoint Home's Vice President of Business Development Terry Ellis's thoughts, click here.
CAREERSOURCE CHIPOLA ASSISTS CHIPOLA COLLEGE AND FPTC IN OBTAINING UPDATED EQUIPMENT. Nursing and welding students at Chipola College will now be honing their skills and developing their trade on brand new, state of the art equipment, thanks to a strong partnership with CareerSource Chipola. Read more about how these schools are using the new resources to to increase the quality and quantity of training available in our area.
CAREERSOURCE CHIPOLA SPONSORS 15TH ANNUAL YOUTH CAREER FAIR. CareerSource Chipola was proud to sponsor a career fair for local high school students on Tuesday, November 10th. The annual event, held at Eastside Baptist Church in Marianna, serves to introduce area students to a variety of career options in industries such as robotics and engineering, military service, law enforcement & corrections, finance, medicine, energy, welding, cosmetology, automotive service, and more. Nearly 1,000 youth attended the event and spent time exploring occupations and colleges, and networking with employers. CareerSource Chipola serves as the primary sponsor, in association with Chipola College; Florida Panhandle Technical College; and Calhoun, Holmes, Jackson, Liberty, and Washington County School Districts.